Indian Geography MCQ-13

Question1

The polar diameter of the earth is shorter than its equatorial diameter by

(A) 25km
(B) 80km
(C) 43km
(D) 30km

Question2

The second highest mountain peak in the world is

(A) Nanga Parvat
(B) Nanda Devi
(C) Andes
(D) Godwin Austin

Question3

The second largest island in the world is

(A) New Guinea
(B) Madagascar
(C) Great Britain
(D) Victoria



Question4

Tropical cyclone storms occurring in Philippines Japan and China seas are known as

(A) Tornado
(B) Thunder Storms
(C) Typhoons
(D) Hurricane

Question5

What is the approximate circumference of the earth?

(A) 25,000 km
(B) 16,000 km
(C) 40,000 km
(D) 50,000 km

Question6

What is the shape of the earth’s orbit around the sun?

(A) Circular
(B) Hyperbolic
(C) Elliptical
(D) Parabolic

Question7

Which country is called the ‘Sugar Bowl of the World’?

(A) Cuba
(B) India
(C) Burma
(D) Norway

Question8

Which Country/currency/capital combination is wrong?

(A) Iran / Rial / Tehran
(B) Bulgaria / Lev / Sofia
(C) Korea / Won/ Seoul
(D) Mongolia / Kip / Ulan Bator

Question9

Which is the world’s largest mountain range?

(A) Alps
(B) Himalaya – Karakoram
(C) Andes
(D) Tibet

Question10

Which of the following countries has the largest area in the world?

(A) Canada
(B) China
(C) USA
(D) Russia

Question11

Which of the following countries is known as ‘Land of the Thunder Bolt’?

(A) Taiwan
(B) Tibet
(C) Bhutan
(D) Japan



Question12

Which of the following countries/capital combination is not correct

(A) Libya/Tripoli
(B) Malawi/Zomba
(C) Egypt/Cairo
(D) Chad/Bangui

Question13

Which of the following is an agricultural produce of Taiwan?

(A) Coffee
(B) Maize
(C) Rice
(D) Millets

Question14

Which of the following is the capital and seaport of Philippines?

(A) Manila
(B) Davao
(C) Zamboanga
(D) Quezon City

Question15

Which of the following is the largest river of the world?

(A) Nile
(B) Mississippi-Missouri
(C) Amazon
(D) Yangtze

Question16

Which of the following is/are the Asian agents of soil erosion?

(A) Wind and water
(B) Rocks
(C) Sand
(D) None of these

Question17

Which of the following river crosses the equator twice?

(A) Amazon
(B) Nile
(C) Congo
(D) Orinoco

Question18

Which of the following rivers has a bird’s foot delta?

(A) The Amazon
(B) The Brahmaputra
(C) The Mississippi
(D) The Nile

Question19

Which of the following river has the largest basin?

(A) Congo
(B) Amazon
(C) Nile
(D) Ganges

Question20

Which of the following statements is correct concerning Bridgetown?

(A) Chief port of Guinea-Bissau
(B) Capital of Barbados, an island country in Atlantic ocean
(C) A famous seaport of Barbados
(D) None of these