Geography/World Geography Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, State PCS and SSC Examinations Part1 Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
For which of the following commodity / mineral the Shenshi and shanshi regions of China are world famous?

1.Iron

2.Coal

3.Diamond

4.Petroleum


Question:
For which of the following commodity / mineral the Shenshi and shanshi regions of China are world famous?

1.Iron

2.Coal

3.Diamond

4.Petroleum


Question:
Forest Research Institute of India is located in?

1.Ghaziabad

2.Dehradun

3.Delhi

4.Lucknow


Question:
Forest Research Institute of India is located in?

1.Ghaziabad

2.Dehradun

3.Delhi

4.Lucknow


Question:
In which of the following direction we can find the evening star?

1.East

2.West

3.North

4.South


Question:
In which of the following direction we can find the evening star?

1.East

2.West

3.North

4.South


Question:
In which of the following oceans world�s largest island is located?.

1.Atlantic

2.Arctic

3.Pacific

4.Indian


Question:
In which of the following oceans world�s largest island is located?.

1.Atlantic

2.Arctic

3.Pacific

4.Indian


Question:
In which type of rocks the Fossil Fuel can be found?

1.Igneous

2.Sedimenatry

3.Metamorphic

4.None of the above


Question:
In which type of rocks the Fossil Fuel can be found?

1.Igneous

2.Sedimenatry

3.Metamorphic

4.None of the above


Question:
Old Faithful� Geyser is located in which among the following countries?

1.Canada

2.US

3.Spain

4.Mexico


Question:
Old Faithful� Geyser is located in which among the following countries?

1.Canada

2.US

3.Spain

4.Mexico


Question:
On which of the following does the seismic wave velocity depend?

1.Density of the rock

2.Elasticity of the rock

3.Shape of the rock

4.Both 1 and 2


Question:
On which of the following does the seismic wave velocity depend?

1.Density of the rock

2.Elasticity of the rock

3.Shape of the rock

4.Both 1 and 2


Question:
The Archipelago Sea is the part of which sea?Arabian Sea

1.Arabian Sea

2.Mediterranean Sea

3.Baltic Sea

4.Sea of Japan


Question:
The Archipelago Sea is the part of which sea?Arabian Sea

1.Arabian Sea

2.Mediterranean Sea

3.Baltic Sea

4.Sea of Japan


Question:
The Big Splat theory is related to the origin of which among the following?

1.Moon

2.Sun

3.Volcanoes

4.Universe


Question:
The Big Splat theory is related to the origin of which among the following?

1.Moon

2.Sun

3.Volcanoes

4.Universe


Question:
The �Amos� series of satellites belongs to which among the following countries?

1.India

2.USA

3.Israel

4.China


Question:
The �Amos� series of satellites belongs to which among the following countries?

1.India

2.USA

3.Israel

4.China


Question:
The stars are mostly composed of which elements?

1.Hydrogen and Nitrogen

2.Hydrogen and Helium

3.Hydrogen and oxygen

4.Nitrogen and Helium


Question:
The stars are mostly composed of which elements?

1.Hydrogen and Nitrogen

2.Hydrogen and Helium

3.Hydrogen and oxygen

4.Nitrogen and Helium


Question:
What are Arete like features in Alps described as?

1.Lahars

2.Grat

3.Hart

4.Horns


Question:
What are Arete like features in Alps described as?

1.Lahars

2.Grat

3.Hart

4.Horns


Question:
What are Ox bow lakes created by Rio Grande called?

1.Resacas

2.Loo

3.Cuesta

4.Backswamp


Question:
What are Ox bow lakes created by Rio Grande called?

1.Resacas

2.Loo

3.Cuesta

4.Backswamp


Question:
What does the word �Pangaea� mean?

1.All Earth

2.All Ocean

3.All Mountains

4.All Volcanoes


Question:
What does the word �Pangaea� mean?

1.All Earth

2.All Ocean

3.All Mountains

4.All Volcanoes


Question:
What is a large cluster of stars called?

1.Constellation

2.Nebula

3.Quasar

4.Galaxy


Question:
What is a large cluster of stars called?

1.Constellation

2.Nebula

3.Quasar

4.Galaxy


Question:
What is a valley with steeper slope on one side called?

1.Asymmetric valley

2.Tor

3.Mesa

4.Vale


Question:
What is a valley with steeper slope on one side called?

1.Asymmetric valley

2.Tor

3.Mesa

4.Vale


Question:
What is decomposition of a chemical compound by reaction with water called?

1.Oxidation

2.Hydrolysis

3.Erosion

4.Carbonation


Question:
What is decomposition of a chemical compound by reaction with water called?

1.Oxidation

2.Hydrolysis

3.Erosion

4.Carbonation


Question:
What is the approximate distance between the Earth and the Sun ?

1.350 million km

2.100 million km

3.150 million km

4.250 million km


Question:
What is the approximate distance between the Earth and the Sun ?

1.350 million km

2.100 million km

3.150 million km

4.250 million km


Question:
What is the � Sidereal Month � in Hours  Minutes and Seconds?

1.27 days 7 hours and 11.6 seconds

2.27 days 8 hours and 11.6 seconds

3.27 days 9 hours and 11.6 seconds

4.27 days 11 hours and 11.6 seconds


Question:
What is the � Sidereal Month � in Hours  Minutes and Seconds?

1.27 days 7 hours and 11.6 seconds

2.27 days 8 hours and 11.6 seconds

3.27 days 9 hours and 11.6 seconds

4.27 days 11 hours and 11.6 seconds


Question:
What is the name of the first white dwarf to be discovered?

1.Eridani B

2.Betelgeuse

3.Procyon B

4.Sirius B


Question:
What is the name of the first white dwarf to be discovered?

1.Eridani B

2.Betelgeuse

3.Procyon B

4.Sirius B


Question:
What is the reduction in the size of the wind blown particles due to their mutual friction called?

1.Abrasion

2.Attrition

3.Deflation

4.Deposition


Question:
What is the reduction in the size of the wind blown particles due to their mutual friction called?

1.Abrasion

2.Attrition

3.Deflation

4.Deposition


Question:
What type of a landform is Ejecta blanket?

1.Fluvial landform

2.Impact landform

3.Karst landform

4.Lacustrine landform


Question:
What type of a landform is Ejecta blanket?

1.Fluvial landform

2.Impact landform

3.Karst landform

4.Lacustrine landform


Question:
What type of landform is Gaur?

1.Fluvial

2.Glacial

3.Aeolian

4.Karst


Question:
What type of landform is Gaur?

1.Fluvial

2.Glacial

3.Aeolian

4.Karst


Question:
When did the Supercontinent Pangaea begin to break up?

1.200 million years ago

2.50 million years ago

3.2000 million years ago

4.500 million years ago


Question:
When did the Supercontinent Pangaea begin to break up?

1.200 million years ago

2.50 million years ago

3.2000 million years ago

4.500 million years ago


Question:
Which among the following African country has been traditionally a center of ethnic conflicts between Hutus & Tutsi ethnic groups?15.

1.Tanzania

2.Nigeria

3.Rwanda

4.Sudan


Question:
Which among the following African country has been traditionally a center of ethnic conflicts between Hutus & Tutsi ethnic groups?15.

1.Tanzania

2.Nigeria

3.Rwanda

4.Sudan


Question:
Which among the following countries is known as �Land of Thousand Lakes�?

1.Norway

2.Finland

3.Sweden

4.Estonia


Question:
Which among the following countries is known as �Land of Thousand Lakes�?

1.Norway

2.Finland

3.Sweden

4.Estonia


Question:
Which among the following country is the world�s leading producer of synthetic industrial diamond?16.

1.United states

2.Congo

3.China

4.South Africa


Question:
Which among the following country is the world�s leading producer of synthetic industrial diamond?16.

1.United states

2.Congo

3.China

4.South Africa


Question:
Which among the following Galaxies is also known as Messier 31?

1.Milky Way galaxy

2.Pinwheel galaxy

3.Andromeda galaxy

4.Sombrebo galaxy


Question:
Which among the following Galaxies is also known as Messier 31?

1.Milky Way galaxy

2.Pinwheel galaxy

3.Andromeda galaxy

4.Sombrebo galaxy


Question:
Which among the following gas is abundant on atmosphere of Mars ?

1.Carbon Dioxide

2.Nitrogen

3.Argon

4.Carbon Monoxide


Question:
Which among the following gas is abundant on atmosphere of Mars ?

1.Carbon Dioxide

2.Nitrogen

3.Argon

4.Carbon Monoxide


Question:
Which among the following is a biological environment based on a limestone plain with thin or no soil called?

1.Alvars

2.Lavakas

3.Lahars

4.Hoodoo


Question:
Which among the following is a biological environment based on a limestone plain with thin or no soil called?

1.Alvars

2.Lavakas

3.Lahars

4.Hoodoo


Question:
Which among the following is a step-like landform?

1.Ridges

2.Terraces

3.Hoodoos

4.Benches


Question:
Which among the following is a step-like landform?

1.Ridges

2.Terraces

3.Hoodoos

4.Benches


Question:
Which among the following is not a characteristic of shield volcano?

1.Hottest Lava

2.Highly Fluid

3.Light colored lava

4.Poor in silica


Question:
Which among the following is not a characteristic of shield volcano?

1.Hottest Lava

2.Highly Fluid

3.Light colored lava

4.Poor in silica


Question:
Which among the following is not an alternative name for Moon?

1.Gaia

2.Luna

3.Selene

4.Cynthian


Question:
Which among the following is not an alternative name for Moon?

1.Gaia

2.Luna

3.Selene

4.Cynthian


Question:
Which among the following is not an Eon?

1.Archean

2.Hadean

3.Palaeozoic

4.Proterozoic


Question:
Which among the following is not an Eon?

1.Archean

2.Hadean

3.Palaeozoic

4.Proterozoic


Question:
Which among the following is not an example of a landform Butte?

1.Devil�s Tower

2.Sugarloaf mountain

3.Pawnee Buttes

4.Tamanrasset Province


Question:
Which among the following is not an example of a landform Butte?

1.Devil�s Tower

2.Sugarloaf mountain

3.Pawnee Buttes

4.Tamanrasset Province


Question:
Which among the following is not the island of Indonesia?

1.Sumatra

2.Java

3.Sulavesi

4.Greenland


Question:
Which among the following is not the island of Indonesia?

1.Sumatra

2.Java

3.Sulavesi

4.Greenland


Question:
Which among the following planet and its associated weather system is not correctly matched?28.

1.The Great Red Spot � Saturn

2.Dust Storms � Mars

3.Hurricanes � Earth

4.Holes in atmosphere � Neptune


Question:
Which among the following planet and its associated weather system is not correctly matched?28.

1.The Great Red Spot � Saturn

2.Dust Storms � Mars

3.Hurricanes � Earth

4.Holes in atmosphere � Neptune


Question:
Which caves are formed along the coasts of the world?

1.Primary caves

2.Littoral caves

3.Corrasional caves

4.Glacier caves


Question:
Which caves are formed along the coasts of the world?

1.Primary caves

2.Littoral caves

3.Corrasional caves

4.Glacier caves


Question:
Which cosmologist is not associated with the Steady State theory of the universe?33.

1.Hermann Bondi

2.Thomas Chamberlin

3.Sir Fred Hoyle

4.Thomas Gold


Question:
Which cosmologist is not associated with the Steady State theory of the universe?33.

1.Hermann Bondi

2.Thomas Chamberlin

3.Sir Fred Hoyle

4.Thomas Gold


Question:
Which is the first spacecraft to orbit Jupiter?

1.Pioneer 10

2.Galileo

3.InSight

4.New Horizons


Question:
Which is the first spacecraft to orbit Jupiter?

1.Pioneer 10

2.Galileo

3.InSight

4.New Horizons


Question:
Which is the thinnest layer among all the layers of the Earth?

1.Crust

2.Mantle

3.Inner core

4.Outer core


Question:
Which is the thinnest layer among all the layers of the Earth?

1.Crust

2.Mantle

3.Inner core

4.Outer core


Question:
Which of the following country is the largest producer of Uranium?

1.Australia

2.Canada

3.Russia

4.France


Question:
Which of the following country is the largest producer of Uranium?

1.Australia

2.Canada

3.Russia

4.France


Question:
Which of the following disciplines attempts spatial synthesis?

1.History

2.Geography

3.Polity

4.None of the above


Question:
Which of the following disciplines attempts spatial synthesis?

1.History

2.Geography

3.Polity

4.None of the above


Question:
Which of the following forms outermost solid part of the earth?

1.Core

2.Crust

3.Mantle

4.Magma


Question:
Which of the following forms outermost solid part of the earth?

1.Core

2.Crust

3.Mantle

4.Magma


Question:
Which of the following is a black sand beach in India?

1.Tithal Beach

2.Radhanagar Beach

3.Varkala Beach

4.Varca Beach


Question:
Which of the following is a black sand beach in India?

1.Tithal Beach

2.Radhanagar Beach

3.Varkala Beach

4.Varca Beach


Question:
Which of the following is the largest island of Indonesia?

1.Java

2.Sulawesi

3.Sumatra

4.Bali


Question:
Which of the following is the largest island of Indonesia?

1.Java

2.Sulawesi

3.Sumatra

4.Bali


Question:
Which of the following is the value of Hubble constant?

1.73 kilometers per second per mega parsec

2.75 kilometers per second per mega parsec

3.77 kilometers per second per mega parsec

4.69 kilometers per second per mega parsec


Question:
Which of the following is the value of Hubble constant?

1.73 kilometers per second per mega parsec

2.75 kilometers per second per mega parsec

3.77 kilometers per second per mega parsec

4.69 kilometers per second per mega parsec


Question:
Which of the following was the first planet to have its motions plotted across the sky during the second millennium BC?

1. Mars

2. Venus

3.Jupiter

4.Saturn


Question:
Which of the following was the first planet to have its motions plotted across the sky during the second millennium BC?

1. Mars

2. Venus

3.Jupiter

4.Saturn


Question:
Which type of rocks is/are commonly affected by hydrolysis?

1.Igneous

2.Sedimentary

3.Metamorphic

4.Both 2 & 3


Question:
Which type of rocks is/are commonly affected by hydrolysis?

1.Igneous

2.Sedimentary

3.Metamorphic

4.Both 2 & 3


Question:
Who discovered the first pulsar ?

1.Edwin Hubble

2.Galileo Galilei

3.Fred Hoyle

4.Jocelyn Bell


Question:
Who discovered the first pulsar ?

1.Edwin Hubble

2.Galileo Galilei

3.Fred Hoyle

4.Jocelyn Bell


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