Civils Indian Geography-1

Indian Geography Objective Questions,Civils Prelims,CSAT,SSC,UPSC

India was part of an ancient super continent called Gondwanaland it included present day

(A) South Africa
(B) Africa
(C) Australia
(D) All of these

which plateau lies between the Aravali and the vindhya ranges

(A) Malwa plateau
(B) Chhota Nagpur plateau
(C) Deccan plateau
(D) peninsular plateau

which state of India has borders with three countries namely Nepal , Bhutan and Chaina ?

(A) Arunachal Pradesh
(B) Andhra Pradesh
(C) West Bengal
(D) Sikkim

Which state is the largest producer of tobacco in India ?

(A) Gujarat
(B) Andhra pradesh
(C) Karnataka
(D) Madhya Pradesh

One horned rhinoceros is found in the following state ?

(A) Arunachal Pradesh
(B) West bengal and Assam
(C) Arunachal Pradesh and Assam
(D) West Bengal and Tripura

State with the highest and lowest density of population in India are respectively —

(A) Uttar Pradesh and Sikkim
(B) West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh
(C) Uttar Pradesh and Sikkim
(D) West Bengal and Sikkim

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below —
a. Hirakud project
1. West Bengal
b. Haldia Refinery
2. Orrisa
c. Tarapur Nuclerstation
3. Karnataka
d. Kudremukh Hills
4. Maharashtra
Codes: A B C D

(A) 2 1 3 4
(B) 1 2 4 3
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 1 2 3 4

Green Index has been developed by –

(A) World Bank’s environmentally and socially sustainable development dicision
(B) United Nations environment programme
(C) United Nations development programme
(D) Kyoto protocol

which of the following is not included in Human Development Index ?

(A) Life Expectancy
(B) Real per Capita Income
(C) Social Inequality
(D) Adult Literacy

Which of the following rivers does not fall into river Yamuna ?

(A) Ken
(B) Betwa
(C) Son
(D) Chambal

Which of the following dams is not on Narmada River ?

(A) Bargi
(B) Omkareshwar
(C) Indira Sagar
(D) Ban Sagar

Which National park/Santuary has been selected to house Gir lions ?

(A) Pench
(B) Kanha
(C) Bandhavgarh
(D) Ban sagar

During which decade did the population record a negative growth rate in India ?

(A) 1921-31
(B) 1911-21
(C) 1941-51
(D) 1931-41

Which Central Government Agency is responsible for the mapping and exploration of minerals ?

(A) The Geological Survey of India
(B) Surveyor General of India
(C) National mineral development corporation Ltd.
(D) Indian Bureau of mines

which of the following sub-race belong to mongoloids ?

(A) Bantu
(B) Eskimoid
(C) Nordic
(D) Aipine

consider the following statements :
1. The masai is a tribe of settled cultivators who once wandered with their herds with the cattle in the central highlands of East Africa.
2. The cattle kept by the masaiare the Zebu cattle with the hump and long horns
which of the statement is/ are correct ?

(A) Only 1
(B) Neither 1 or 2
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Only 2

which of the following are not the pastoral Nomads ?

(A) Pygmies
(B) Kazaks
(C) Masai
(D) Lapps