Indian Geography MCQ-116

Geography Questions for UPPSC,B.Ed.,RRC,CDS,CivilsPrelims,TNPSC,WBPSC Exams



The main watershed of most of the Peninsular river lies in the

 
 
 
 

The rivers originating in the Himalayan mountain complex consist of how many distinct drainage systems of the Indian subcontinent ?

 
 
 
 

The river often referred to as Vridha Ganga or Dakshina Ganga is

 
 
 
 

The river Cauvery rises

 
 
 
 

Which of the following characteristics is not true of black or regur soils?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following characteristics is not true of alluvial soils?

 
 
 
 

Red soils cover almost the whole of

 
 
 
 

The main coalfields of India are located in the

 
 
 
 

Which of the following countries of Europe share the principal coalfields of the world?

 
 
 
 

Low heating capacity of which of the following types of coal reduces its value as an industrial fuel?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following types of coal contains over 90 percent carbon and is smokeless?

 
 
 
 

Among the Union Territories of India, the biggest one in terms of Area is __.__

 
 
 
 

Spring tide occurs when

 
 
 
 

What apparatus is used to locate a submerged object?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following organisations is responsible for production of topographical sheets?

 
 
 
 

Of the great landmass of Asia, the Globe shows the Indian subcontinent as the

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is a cold ocean current?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following rivers is not the tributary of Ganga?

 
 
 
 

All of the following States have a few or some coalfields, except

 
 
 
 

The Rurh Basin, rich in coalfields is in

 
 
 
 

Which of the following countries of Europe was the first to exploit coalfields in the 19th century and was then the leading producer of coal in the world?

 
 
 
 

The best among all types of coal is

 
 
 
 

The largest fish exporting region in the world is

 
 
 
 

Which of the following countries is by far the richest coal producing nation in continental Europe?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following rivers is shared by the largest number of States?