Indian Geography MCQ-14

Indian Geography Objective Questions for RRB,IES,UPSC,APPSC,TNPSC ,SSC,NDA,CDS,CivilsPrelims,KeralaPSC,WBPSC,DSC,TET EXams

Question1

Which of the following is the largest planet of our Solar System ?

(A) Earth
(B) Saturn
(C) Jupiter (
(D) Uranus

Question2

Which of the following is the largest irrigation canal in the world ?

(A) Suez canal
(B) lndira Gandhi canal
(C) Panama canal
(D) Sirhind canal

Question3

Which river is called The Sorrow of Bengal`?

(A) Tapti
(B) Brahmaputra
(C) Cauveri
(D) Damodar



Question4

Which of the following planets is nearest to the earth ?

(A) Jupiter
(B) Mercury
(C) Mars
(D) Venus

Question5

The longest circle which can be drawn on the earth surface passes through the

(A) Circle of Arctic
(B) Equator
(C) Tropic of Cancer
(D) Tropic of Capricorn

Question6

Which of the following soils has low humus contents ?

(A) Alluvial
(B) Black
(C) Desertic
(D) Loamy

Question7

The maximum density of canals lies in which of the following States ?

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Punjab
(C) Tamil Nadu
(D) Uttar Pradesh

Question8

Area under forests is far below the required percentage in India because of

(A) Long dry spell period
(B) Large area under cultivation due to large population
(C) Large area under plateau and hilly terrain
(D) Large extent of drought-prone area

Question9

Which of the following combinations represents the arrangement of the decreasing particle size order of soils ?

(A) Clay gravel sand and silt
(B) Gravel sand silt and clay
(C) Sand gravel clay and silt
(D) Silt sand gravel and clay

Question10

Which of the following is the youngest mountain of India ?

(A) Aravallis
(B) Himalayas
(C) Nilgiris
(D) Vindhyachal

Question11

Which of the following combinations of crops provide raw material for agro-based industries ?

(A) Cotton jute and oilseeds
(B) Pulses tobacco and jute
(C) Jowar cotton and sugarcane
(D) Ragi spices and sugarcane



Question12

Soil erosion occurs when wind or water removes soil from one location which is often agricultural land to another location usually a river or non-agricultural land. This does nof lead to

(A) Loss of agricuitural land
(B) Water pollution
(C) Blocking of Sight needed by plants in the water
(D) Increased productivity of the non-agricultural land

Question13

The States contributing to the construction of the Parbati Valley Hydel Project are

(A) Himachal Pradesh Punjab Delhi Haryana
(B) Himachal Pradesh Gujarat Delhi Haryana
(C) Himachal Pradesh Gujarat Uttar Pradesh Haryana
(D) Uttar Pradesh Madhya Pradesh Gujarat Rajasthan

Question14

The 180-metre long road which links two Bangladeshi enclaves is known as

(A) Dahagram corridor
(B) Kuchlibari corridor
(C) Angarapota corridor
(D) Tin Bigha corridor

Question15

Since the middle of the 19th century the average temperature of our planet has increased by about

(A) Two degrees
(B) Three degrees
(C) Three and a half degrees
(D) None of the above