Quiz No:3558 Indian Geography Online Exam for WBSSC, TET, NCERT, CDS, CSAT, NDA, Railways, KeralaPSC, JPSC Exams

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

Chittora is one of hydro electric station in


Among source of power India has largest reserves of


The fourth atomic power station is located in


The first nuclear power plant was installed in


The first hydroelectric plant was installed in


An atomic power station is located in


India’s first nuclear test was conducted in


Tarapur nuclear station is located in


Tarapur nuclear station is used for


Koyna hydro electric scheme is in


The most important coalfield of India is


Panchet Hydro-electric power scheme is in


The energy that can harness heat stored below the earth’s surface is known as


Punjab’s hydro electric station is situated at


Arrange the following oil refineries of India from west to east


Despite having large reserves of coal, why does India import millions of tonnes of coal?

1. It is the policy of India to save its own coal reserves for future, and import it from other countries for the present use.
2. Most of the power plants in India are coal-based and they are not able to get sufficient supplies of coal from within the country.
3. Steel companies need large quantity of coking coal which has to be imported.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?


To meet its rapidly growing energy demand, some opine that India should pursue research and development on thorium as the future fuel of nuclear energy. In this context, what advantage does thorium hold over uranium?

1. Thorium is far more abundant in nature than uranium.
2. On the basis of per unit mass of mined mineral, thorium can generate more energy compared to natural uranium.
3. Thorium produces less harmful waste compared to uranium.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct?


Other than Jatropha curcas, why is Pongamia pinnata also considered a good option for the production of bio-diesel in India ?

1. Pongamia Pinnata grows naturally in most of the arid regions of India.
2. The seeds of Pongamia pinnata are rich in lipid content of which nearly half isoleic acid.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?


The first hydel project in Andaman and Nicobar islands has been commissioned by


Consider the following statements


In the context of alternative sources of energy, ethanol as a viable bio-fuel can be obtained from


Which one of the following States of India is the largest producer of lignite coal ?


The highest grade and best quality coal is


Jaduguda is associated with the mining of


Jharkhand’s contribution in the total coal production in India is