Civils Indian Geography-3

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

which one of the following is not a Biosphere Reserve ?

(A) Agasthyamalai
(B) Nallamalai
(C) Nilgiri
(D) Panchmarhi

Consider the following statements,
1. The same face of the moon is always presented to the Earth
2. The Moon rotates about its own axis in 29 days which is about the same time that it takes to orbit the Earth
which of the statements given above is/ are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neighter 1 nor 2

Consider the following statements,
1. Existence of human life on Venus is highly improbable.
2. Venus has extremely high level of carbondioxide in its atmosphere
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 Only
(B) 2 only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Consider the following statements concerning the Indian Railways:
1. The Head Quarters of the North Western Railway are located at Jodhpur
2. Indrail pass –a travel-as-you-please ticket has been created especially for freedom fighters and sports persons who have represented India in any game/sport
3. Fairy Queen is a train using the world’s oldest working engine and the Indian Railway conduct a journey of wildlife and heritage sites on it.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 2 Only
(B) 3 Only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None

Match items in List I with those in the list II and select the correct answer using the codes Lists:
List I(location)
List II (Known For News for)
A. Kakinada
1. Skybus Metro rail test-run
B. Dindigal
2. ITC paper board unit
C. Margao
3. Bio-diesel plant
D. Bhadrachalam
4. Indian Air Force Academy
Codes: A B C D

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

In which one of the following countries, is Tamil a major language?

(A) Myanmar
(B) Indonesia
(C) Mauritius
(D) Singapore

Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the given Indian cities in the decreasing order of their normal annual rainfall?

(A) Kochi-Kolkata-Delhi-Patna
(B) Kolkata-Kochi-Patna-Delhi
(C) Kochi-Kolkata-Patna-Delhi
(D) Kolkata-Kochhi-Delhi-Patna

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists:
List-I(city)
List-II(River)
A. WashingtonD.C
1. River Manzanares
B. Berlin 2. River Seine
C. Paris
3. River Spree
D. Madrid
4. River Potomac
Codes: A B C D

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

Consider the following statements,
1. Silent Valley National Park in the Nallamalai range
2. Pathrakkadavu Hydroelectric project is proposed to be built near the Silent Valley National Park
3. The Kunthi river originates in Silent Valley’s rainforests.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 3
(B) 2 only
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1,2 and 3

Consider the following statements,
1. Areawise, Chhattisgarh is larger than West Bengal.
2. According to the population ‘2001 Census population of west Bengal is larger than that of Chhattisgarh
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) . Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Consider the following statements,
1. The forest cover in India constitutes around 20% of its geographical area. Out of the total forest cover, dense forest constitutes around 40%
2. The National Forces-try Action Programme aims at brining one-third of the area of India under treet/forest cover.
which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

consider the following international languages :
1. Arabic
2. French
3. Spanish
The correct sequence of the languages given above in the decreasing order of the number of their speakers is

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

which one of the following does not boder panama ?

(A) Costa Rica
(B) Pacific Ocean
(C) Colombia
(D) Venezuela

Match List I (Beaches in India ) which List-II (States) and select the correct answer using the codes given below
List-I (Beaches in India)
List-II (States)
a. Gopinath Beach
1. Andhra predesh
b. Lowsons Bay Beach
2. Kerala
c. Devbagh Beach
3. Gujarat
d. Sinquerim Beach
4. Goa
5. Karnataka
Codes :A B C D

(A) 5 4 2 1
(B) 3 1 5 4
(C) 5 1 2 4
(D) 3 4 5 1

match List –I (Biosphere Reserves) with List- II (State) and select the correct answer using the codes given below
List-I (Biosphere Reserves)
List-II (State)
a. Similipal
1. Sikkim
b. Dehong Deband
2. Uttaranchal
c. Nokrek
3. Arunachal Pradesh
d. Kanchenjunga
4. Orissa
5. Meghalya
Codes : A B C D

(A) 1 3 5 4
(B) 4 5 2 1
(C) 1 5 2 4
(D) 4 3 5 1

Amongst the following Indian States which one has the minimum total forest cover ?

(A) Sikkim
(B) Goa
(C) Haryana
(D) Kerala

consider the following statements : among the Indian States
1. Andra Pradesh has the iongest costaline
2. Gujarat has the highest number of airports
which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2