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Geography Model Test 8 in English

Geography Model Test Questions 8 in English

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Question 1
The state that has highest literacy rate is
A
Kerala
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 2
Indra Gandhi International Airport is at
A
Kolkata
B
Mumbai
C
Delhi
D
Chennai
Question 3
Which river flows west wards?
A
Narmada
B
Godavari
C
Cauvery
D
Krishna
Question 4
Which state has the longest coast line?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Kerala
D
Orissa
Question 5
The country which is called ‘Land of midnight sun’ is
A
Norway
B
Thailand
C
Russia
D
Cambodia
Question 6
Vikram Sarabhai space centre is located at
A
Ahmedabad
B
Bangalore
C
Hyderabad
D
Thiruvananthapuram
Question 7
Mudhumalai sanctuary is situated at
A
Nilgiri hills
B
Aanaimalai hills
C
Sherveroy hills
D
Aravalli hills
Question 8
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below: List I                           List II
  1. BEL 1) Aeronautics
  2. HAL 2) Eleectronics
  3. BPCL 3) Iron and steel
  4. SAIL 4) Chemicals
A
2 1 4 3
B
1 2 3 4
C
3 2 1 4
D
4 3 2 1
Question 9
Which one of the following lists four types of coal arranged in the increasing order of carbon content?
A
Peat, Lignite, Bituminous, Anthracite
B
Peat, Bituminous, Lignite, Anthracite
C
Lignite, Peat, Bituminous, Anthracite
D
Peat, Anthracite, Lignite, Bituminous
Question 10
Which of the following districts has the lowest density of population?
A
Ramanathapuram
B
Tirunelveli
C
Dharmapuri
D
Karur
Question 11
Kolkata and Delhi are connected by which National Highway?
A
N.H. 1
B
N.H. 2
C
N.H. 3
D
N.H. 4
Question 12
The river Yamuna finally ends at
A
Bay of Bengal
B
Arabian sea
C
Gulf of Cambay
D
Allahabad
Question 13
The first cotton mill in Tamil Nadu was started at
A
Coimbatore
B
Chennai
C
Erode
D
Ambasamudhram
Question 14
Example of a great circle is
A
Tropic of cancer
B
Arctic circle
C
Antarctic circle
D
Greenwich meridian
Question 15
Ahmedabad town is situated on the bank of river
A
Ganga
B
Sabarmati
C
Hooghly
D
Narmada
Question 16
Which of the following mountains are the oldest according to geological history?
A
Vindhyas
B
Satpura range
C
Aravalli
D
Himalayas
Question 17
Which one of the following is not a union territory?
A
Goa
B
Damman and Diu
C
Chandigarh
D
Andaman, Nicobar
Question 18
Where is Mount Abu?
A
India
B
China
C
Pakistan
D
None of these
Question 19
Where is the Indian Indtitute of Science?
A
Bangalore
B
Delhi
C
Chennai
D
Mumbai
Question 20
Nasik is one of the river
A
Godavari
B
Sutlej
C
Cauvery
D
Vaigai
Question 21
For what Mundandurai is especially famous for?
A
Horses
B
Cows
C
Tigers
D
Dogs
Question 22
For what Koonthankulam in Tamil Nadu noted for?
A
Birds
B
Flowers
C
Teakwood
D
None of these
Question 23
Where is Agasthiar falls in Tamil Nadu?
A
Courtallam
B
Kumarar Kovil
C
Papanasam
D
Kalakkad
Question 24
Which falls is called as ‘The spa of the south’?
A
Manimuthar
B
Kodaikanal
C
Courtallam
D
None of these
Question 25
Which is the capital of Bangaladesh?
A
Dhaka
B
Karachi
C
Lahore
D
None of these
Question 26
What was the average literacy rate according to 1991 census in India?
A
40 percent
B
42 percent
C
48 percent
D
52 percent
Question 27
Pondicherry’s capital is
A
Pondicherry
B
Mahe
C
Karaikakal
D
None of these
Question 28
Which is the capital of Assam?
A
Dispur
B
Rajpur
C
Imphal
D
Panaji
Question 29
Which one of the following cities is famous for the manufacture of shoes?
A
Basti
B
Mysore
C
Indore
D
Batanagar
Question 30
Which one of the following states does not have a common boundary with Bangladesh?
A
Meghalaya
B
Tripura
C
Nagaland
D
Mizoram
Question 31
Which one of the following cities is famous for the manufacture if locks?
A
Hyderabad
B
Aligarh
C
Nellore
D
Nagpur
Question 32
India’s naval base is located at
A
Mumbai
B
Vishakhapatnam
C
Karwar
D
Tuticorin
Question 33
According to 1991 census, in which state do women out number men?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 34
Telugu Ganga project is associated with the river
A
Godavari
B
Krishna
C
Cauvery
D
Mahanadi
Question 35
The longest river in the southern part of India is
A
Cauvery
B
Vaigai
C
Godavari
D
Mullai
Question 36
The largest producer of fish in the world is
A
China
B
USSR
C
Japan
D
Norway
Question 37
Through which state does the Tropic of Cancer pass?
A
Bihar
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Jharkhand
Question 38
The state which tops in the yield of food grains per hectare is
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Haryana
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Punjab
Question 39
In India the density of population is highest in the following state according to 1991 census?
A
Kerala
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Bihar
D
West Bengal
Question 40
Which crop is grown in largest area in India?
A
Rice
B
Sugarcane
C
Jute
D
Wheat
Question 41
Which of the following takes place due to deforestation?
A
Ground water depletion
B
Ground water depletion
C
Floods
D
All of these
Question 42
Decimal Coinage was introduced in India in the year
A
1935
B
1947
C
1955
D
1960
Question 43
As per the land ceiling act ceiling on land holding in Tamil Nadu is
A
30 standard acres
B
20 standard acres
C
15 standard acres
D
10 standard acres
Question 44
The basin area of Narmada lies in which of the following state?
A
Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh
B
Maharashtra and Rajasthan
C
Maharashtra and Bihar
D
Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh
Question 45
Which one of the following is a Kharif crop?
A
Wheat
B
Paddy
C
Pulses
D
Mustard
Question 46
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List I                           List II
  1. Titagarh 1) Fertilizer
  2. Nepanagar 2) Paper
  3. Sindri 3) Cement
  4. Kutni 4) Newsprint
A
4 3 2 1
B
2 1 4 3
C
3 2 4 1
D
2 4 1 3
Question 47
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Rourkela steel plant - Orissa
B
Rourkela steel plant - Orissa
C
Durgapur steel plant - West Bengal
D
Bokaro steel plant - Bihar
Question 48
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Darjeeling - West Bengal
B
Mount Abu - Rajasthan
C
Kodaikanal - Tamil Nadu
D
Simla - Uttar Pradesh
Question 49
Which state gets maximum rainfall from north – east monsoon?
A
Karnataka
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Gujarat
D
Maharashtra
Question 50
Find the oddly matched pair:
A
Bose Research Institute - Kolkata
B
Raman Research Institute - Chennai
C
National Museum - New Delhi
D
Survey of India - Dehra Dun
Question 51
Which lake of India has high salinity?
A
Dal
B
Chilka
C
Wular
D
Sambar
Question 52
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List I                           List II
  1. Srinagar 1) Krishna
  2. Agra 2) Ganga
  3. Varnasi 3) Yamuna
  4. Vijayawada 4) Jhelum
A
4 3 2 1
B
3 2 1 4
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 3 2
Question 53
The density of population in India as per 1991 census is
A
267 persons per kilometer
B
257 persons per kilometer
C
247 persons per kilometer
D
237 persons per kilometer
Question 54
The total population of India as per 1991 census is
A
64.6 crores
B
74.6 crores
C
84.6 crores
D
94.6 crores
Question 55
Which of the following countries leads in the production of gold?
A
India
B
Bhutan
C
Tibet
D
South Africa
Question 56
India has the --------- largest population among countries of the world
A
Fifth
B
Fourth
C
Third
D
Second
Question 57
India has ------------ percent of the world’s geographical area
A
1.4
B
2.4
C
3.4
D
4.4
Question 58
India’s share of world population is
A
16%
B
17 %
C
18%
D
19%
Question 59
What is the percentage of literacy as per 1991 census?
A
40.15
B
45.25
C
52.11
D
60.5
Question 60
Pearl fishing is carried on at
A
Cochin
B
Kandla
C
Tuticorin
D
Paradip
Question 61
Which industry in India was worst affected because of the partition?
A
Paper and iron
B
Cotton and sugar
C
Jute and cotton
D
engineering and cement
Question 62
Which state has the highest literacy rate in India?
A
West Bengal
B
Bihar
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 63
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Singareni - Andhara Pradesh
B
Jharia - Bihar
C
Korba - West Bengal
D
Talcher - Orissa
Question 64
Consider the following statements:
  •             Assertion (A) : Eastern coastal plains of India are areas of intensive cultivation
  •             Reason (R) : It is mainly due to fertile soil and equitable climate
Of the statements:
A
Both (A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 65
Kudremukh iron ore mine is located in
A
Kerala
B
Bihar
C
Orissa
D
Karnataka
Question 66
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Railway engines - Lucknow
B
Aircraft - Bangalore
C
Chemicals - Always
D
Fertilizers - Sindri
Question 67
Which is the second largest state in India with respect to area?
A
Rajasthan
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Maharashtra
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 68
Which state ranked second in the total population according to 1991 census in India?
A
Maharashtra
B
Bihar
C
West Bengal
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 69
In which state lowest literacy rate was recorded, according to 1991 census?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Jammu and Kashmir
Question 70
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List I                                       List II
  • Cotton -                       Karnataka
  • Jute -                  Assam
  • Tea -                   West Bengal
  • Coffee -                           Gujarat
A
1 2 3 4
B
4 3 2 1
C
3 1 4 2
D
2 4 1 3
Question 71
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List I                                       List II
  • Kanha National Park -              Madhya Pradesh
  • Taroba National Park -                   Maharashtra
  • Corbett National Park -                       Uttar Pradesh
  • Hazaribagh National Park -                    Bihar
A
1 2 3 4
B
2 3 4 1
C
3 4 1 2
D
4 1 2 3
Question 72
The coastal strip between Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu is known as
A
Konkan coast
B
Coromandel coast
C
Malabar coast
D
None of these
Question 73
IST (Indian Standard Time) is ------------- hours ahead of GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)
A
4 Hours
B
5 Hours
C
4 ½ Hours
D
5 ½ Hours
Question 74
Summer season in Tamil Nadu is from
A
January to March
B
March to May
C
June to September
D
October to December
Question 75
Renewable source of power is
A
Coal
B
Hydroelectric Power
C
Petroleum
D
Uranium
Question 76
Leading producers of iron ore in India are
A
Madhya Pradesh and Orissa
B
Karnataka and Orissa
C
Punjab and Haryana
D
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh
Question 77
Which of the following is correctly matched?
A
Nangal Dam - Mahanadi river
B
Hirakud Dam - Krishna river
C
Rihand Dam - Son river
D
Nagarjuna Sagar Dam - Narmada river
Question 78
The charminar is at
A
Kanya Kumari
B
Hyderabad
C
Baroda
D
Kolkata
Question 79
Which one is wrongly matched?
A
Kaziranga sanctuary - Assam
B
Simlipal sanctuary - Karnataka
C
Dachigam sanctuary - Jammu & Kashmir
D
Dudhwa sanctuary - Uttar Pradesh
Question 80
Our earth while, it revolves round the sun, moves in one hour, a distance of
A
1 lakh km
B
10,000 km
C
1,000 km
D
1000 miles
Question 81
Find the descending order of the following states on the basis of the density of population
A
Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan
B
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh
C
Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Kerala
D
Rajasthan, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh
Question 82
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A) : During the time of the summer monsoon the west coast is cooler than the east coast region
  •             Reason (R) : Heavy monsoon rain occurs along the west coast
Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given below:
A
Both (A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 83
Which of the following cities is not situated on the bank of the river Ganga?
A
Allahabad
B
Varanasi
C
Haridwar
D
None of these
Question 84
In which of the following places off-shore oil drilling is being carried put?
A
Mumbai
B
Kolkata
C
Chennai
D
Surat
Question 85
The land frontier of India is about
A
14,000 km
B
15,200 km
C
15,500 km
D
13,375 km
Question 86
Which of the following from the main items of export from India?
A
Iron ore, pearls, mineral oil
B
Iron ore, pearls, mineral oil
C
Paper, chemicals, jute goods
D
Iron & steel, engineering goods
Question 87
Find the descending order of the following states on the basis of urbanisation
A
Kerala, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
B
Tamil Nadu, Keral, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar
C
Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Kerala, Tamil Nadu
D
Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu
Question 88
Punjab and Haryana receive rainfall from
A
Westerlie disturbances
B
Cyclones in Bay of Bengal
C
South west monsoon
D
Retreating monsoon
Question 89
Largest source of energy in India is
A
Hydroelectric
B
Solar
C
Thermal
D
Nuclear
Question 90
Territorial waters of India extend upto
A
8 Nautical miles
B
12 nautical miles
C
18 Nautical miles
D
22 nautical miles
Question 91
Jaldapara sanctuary is located in
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Assam
C
West Bengal
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 92
Ozone hole is present over
A
Equator region
B
Antarctic Region
C
Arctic Region
D
Tropic Region
Question 93
Day and night are the result of
A
Earth’s rotation around itself
B
Earth’s revolution around the sun
C
Both the above reasons
D
None of these
Question 94
Which of the following is the most populated city in India?
A
Delhi
B
Kolkata
C
Chennai
D
Mumbai
Question 95
As per 1991 census the literacy rate among males in India is
A
43.86%
B
52.86%
C
63.86%
D
73.86%
Question 96
Which one of the following states has a literacy rate above 90%?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Kerala
Question 97
What percentage of world’s total population lives in India?
A
15%
B
20%
C
18%
D
22%
Question 98
The Manchester of South India is
A
Tuticorin
B
Dharmapuri
C
Coimbatore
D
Thanjavur
Question 99
Tamil Nadu has the following literacy rate
A
63.72
B
53.72
C
43.72
D
33.72
Question 100
As per 1991 census the population of Tamil Nadu is
A
3.6 crores
B
4.6 crores
C
5.6 crores
D
6.6 crores
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