Geography MCQs UPSC Prelims Exam

Geography MCQs Prelims Exam Prep. – 12

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Que (276):
Which State in India has the broadest continental shelf?
A. Tamil Nadu
B. Karnataka
C. Andhra Pradesh
D. Maharashtra

Tamil Nadu
nan




Que (277):
How is the climate of India is?
A. Subtropical monsoon
B. Tropical monsoon
C. Evergreen Monsoon
D. none of these

Subtropical monsoon
nan




Que (278):
Rana Pratap Sagar Plant (Rajasthan) is associated with which thing?
A. Solar energy
B. Hydroelectricity
C. Thermal power
D. none of these

Hydroelectricity
nan




Que (279):
Which is a warm ocean current?
A. East Australian current
B. West Australian current
C. South Australian current
D. North Australian current

East Australian current
nan




Que (280):
Kuroshio is a warm ocean current which runs from which country?
A. Philippines to Japan
B. Philippines to Nigeria
C. Philippines to Spain
D. Nigeria to Japan

Philippines to Japan
nan




Que (281):
If there were no atmosphere, what will be the length of the day on the earth?
A. Increases
B. Decreases
C. Constant
D. None of these

Decreases
nan




Que (282):
In which region does rainfall occur throughout the year?
A. Maritime region
B. Global south
C. Equitorial region
D. None of these

Equatorial region
nan




Que (283):
In mid-latitudes, convective precipitation is associated with which front?
A. Cold front
B. Warm front
C. Stationary front
D. Occluded front

Cold fronts
nan




Que (284):
In certain parts of Khasi and Jaintia hills, annual rainfall is about how many c.m.?
A. 1000 cm
B. 2000 cm
C. 3000 cm
D. 4000 cm

1000 cm
nan




Que (285):
Which place receives rainfall less than 20 cms?
A. Coorg
B. Kanyakumari
C. Chandigarh
D. Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir
nan




Que (286):
On which river is located Indo-Pak Bagalihar Project?
A. Chenab
B. Jhelum
C. Ravi
D. Son

Chenab
nan




Que (287):
Which country is the leading producer of uranium?
A. Canada
B. Asutralia
C. Russia
D. USA

Canada
nan




Que (288):
The Pacific Islands from New Guinea south east-wards to the Fiji Islands’ what is this group called?
A. South Shetland
B. Rarotonga
C. Borneo
D. The Mellanesia

The Mellanesia
nan




Que (289):
To a space traveller on moon, how does the lunar sky during day time appear?
A. Blue
B. Navy blue
C. Pink
D. Black

Black
nan




Que (290):
What is distance between the Earth and the Sun (in million kms.)?
A. 139
B. 149
C. 159
D. 169

149
nan




Que (291):
At which of the following places watches will show 30 A.M. when it is 00 midnight G.M.T.?
A. New Delhi
B. Jammu and Kashmir
C. Tamil Nadu
D. Mumbai

New Delhi
nan




Que (292):
The time of Cairo is 2 hours ahead of Greenwich time. Cairo is situated at which degree?
A. 30° West
B. 30° East
C. 30° North
D. 30° South

30° East
nan




Que (293):
Shallow-rooted trees are associated with which climate?
A. Temperate climate
B. Equatorial climate
C. Tropical Climate
D. Evergreen climate

Equatorial climate
nan




Que (294):
Which country is the world’s largest producer of coal?
A. China
B. Nepal
C. India
D. California

China
nan




Que (295):
Which country ranks top in the mining of gold?
A. South America
B. South Africa
C. Nigeria
D. New York

South Africa
nan




Que (296):
In which the formation of magma along the bedding plane results?
A. nan
B. nan
C. nan
D. nan

Sill
nan




Que (297):
How are the igneous rocks are formed?
A. Crsytallisation
B. Fossilization
C. Gass bubbles
D. Granitisation

Granitisation
nan




Que (298):
Which connects the ocean floor level with the continental level ?
A. Steep slope
B. Ocean slope
C. Continental Slope
D. none of these

Continental slope
nan




Que (299):
What does the rise of mercury in a barometer indicate?
A. Hot weather
B. Extreme weather
C. Dull weather
D. Fair weather

Fair weather
nan




Que (300):
Which are the two volcanic islands in the Indian territory?
A. Narcondam and Barren
B. Sumatra and Nicobar
C. Sumatra Baratang
D. none of these

Narcondam and Barren
nan




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