Indian Geography MCQ-98

Geography Exam Railways,B.Ed.,Civils Prelims,Customs,SSC,UPSC,TNPSC Exams



Which one of the following is the correct order of the geological events on the earth from ancient to more recent times ?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following :
1. Harz mountains
2. Vosges mountains
3. Eastern highlands of Madagascar
Which of the above are block mountains ?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements :
1. Intrusive igneous rocks tend to have larger mineral crystals than extrusive igneous rocks.
2. Vast majority of sedimentary rocks are nonclastic.
3. Shale is the finest grained clastic sedimentary rock.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

 
 
 
 

San Andreas fault passes through which of the following?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements :
1. Mauna Loa is an active shield volcano.
2. Cinder Cones are common in areas of East Afric;
3. The Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania is a calden

Which of the statements given above are correct

 
 
 
 

Match List

 
 
 
 

When river is overloaded with fine sediments and river water is lighter than the seawater, which type of delta is formed?

 
 
 
 

Under normal conditions, which one of the following is the correct sequential developments of feature made by fluvial action?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements :
1. The acid lava usually melts at a relatively higher temperature as compared to basic (basaltic) lava.
2. The acid lava solidifies into glass-like sheets and the basaltic lava solidifies into rough surfaces.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following distinct features are found over the glaciated topography ?
1. Outwash deposits
2. Yardang
3. Striation
4. Sandbank
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
Code :

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is the correct statement ?

Granite of plutonic origin consists essentially of

 
 
 
 

Boulder clay is a feature associated with which one of the following?

 
 
 
 

During Pleistocene epoch, four glacial phases were identified. Which one of the following is the correct chronological order in which they appeared during this epoch from early times ?

 
 
 
 

In which geological period did the shallow sea reptile Ichthyosaurus first appear ?

 
 
 
 

From east to west, which one of the following sequences of cities of Canada is correct ?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is the correct statement ?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following
1. Nebka
2. Lunette
3. Draa
4. Seif

Which of the above are sand-dune forms ?

 
 
 
 

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists:

List-I (Term) List-II (Associated with)

A Hanging wall 1. Periglacial region
B Stone polygon 2. River capture
C Slump 3. Mass movement
D Wind gap 4. Fault
Code :

A B C D

 
 
 
 

The Damodar-Subarnarekha system is an example of which one of the following ?

 
 
 
 

The term ‘truncated spur’ is associated with which one of the following?