Indian Geography MCQ-115

Indian Geography MCQ test for B.Ed.,RRC,UPSC,Customs,TNPSC,SSC,CDS Exams



The lower Gangetic plain is characterised by humid climate with high temperature throughout the year. Which one among the following pairs of crops is most suitable for this region?

 
 
 
 

The Brahmaputra, Irrawady and Mekong rivers originate in Tibet and flow though narrow and parallel mountain ranges in their upper reaches. Of these rivers, Brahmaputra makes a ā€Uā€ turn in its course to flow into India. This ā€Uā€ turn is due to

 
 
 
 

A state in India has the following characteristics :
1. Its northern part is arid and semi-arid.
2. Its central part produces cotton.
3. Cultivation of cash crops is predominant over food crops.
Which one of the following states has all of the above characteristics ?

 
 
 
 

A particular State in India has the following characteristics
: 1. It is located on the same latitude which passes through northern Rajasthan.
2. It has over 80% of its area under forest cover.
3. Over 12% of forest cover constitutes Protected Area Network in this State.
Which one among the following States has all the above characteristics?

 
 
 
 

With reference to the wetlands of India, consider the following statements :
1. The country’s total geographical area under the category of wetlands is recorded more in Gujarat as compared to other States.
2. In India, the total geographical area of coastal wetlands is larger than that of inland wetlands.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

When you travel in Himalayas, you will see the following
1. Deep gorges
2. U-turn river courses
3. Parallel mountain ranges
4. Steep gradients causing 1 and-sliding
Which of the above can be said to be the evidences for Himalayas being young fold mountains?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements :
1. The duration of the monsoon decreases from southern India to northern India,
2. The amount of annual rainfall in the northern plains of India decreases from east to west.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Coffee cultivation in Sri Lanka was abandoned because of the disease :

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following sets of conditions is necessary for a good crop of wheat?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is an important crop of the Barak valley?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following pairs of states and their important crops are correctly matched?
1. Kerala-Tapioca
2. Maharashtra-Cotton
3. West Bengal-Jute
Gujarat-Groundnut

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is cultivated by transplanting seedlings?

 
 
 
 

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:
List I (Crops)
A. Barley
Rice
Millets
D. Tea
List II(Geographical conditions)
1. Hot and dry climate with poor soil
2. Cool climate with poorer soil
3. Warm and moist climate with high attitude
4. Hot and moist climate with rich soil
Codes:

 
 
 
 

The following are the major oilseeds produced in India:
1. Sesamum
2. Mustard
3. Groundnut
4. Soyabean
Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the descending order of the quantity of their production?

 
 
 
 

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

List I (Agricultural products)– List II (Foremost producer)

A. Cotton 1. Madhya Pradesh
B. Gram 2. Gujarat
C. Black pepper 3. West Bengal
D. Pineapple 4. Kerala Codes:
Codes:
A B C D

 
 
 
 

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
List-I List

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following agricultural practices is eco-friendly?

 
 
 
 

Assertion (A): Insect resistant transgenic cotton has been produced by inserting Bt gene.
Reason (R): The Bt gene is derived from a bacterium.

 
 
 
 

Assertion (A): Chile continues to be an important producer of copper in the world.
Reason (R): Chile is endowed with the world’s largest deposit of porphyry copper.

 
 
 
 

Assertion (A) : In Australia, cattle rearing is done more for meat than for milk.
Reason (R) : Australians are traditionally nonvegetarians

 
 
 
 

The high density of population in Nile valley and Islands of Java is primarily due to: