Geography mock test 102

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Ms. Kim Campbell is the first Woman Prime Minister of:
A
Congo
B
Portugal
C
Canada
D
Switzerland
Question 2
Ob-Irtysh is a name of river located in:
A
Russia
B
Sudan
C
Tanzania
D
Zambia
Question 3
The difference between sun and shade temperatures is largest in which of the following types of elimates?
A
Amazon
B
Tibetan
C
Iran
D
Sahara
Question 4
The place which has the longest day and the shortest night on 22nd December is:
A
Melbourne
B
Belhi
C
Tokyo
D
Madrid
Question 5
The incoming short-wave solar radiation is balanced by an equal amount of long wave radiation from Earth going back to space. This is known as:
A
Heat balance of earth
B
Wave balance of Earth
C
Earth radiation
D
None of these
Question 6
Seasons on earth are caused by:
A
Revolution of earth round the sun and its axis tilted at 66
B
Rotation on earth round its axis
C
All places of earth have equal temperature
D
None of these
Question 7
The area of the Honshu Island is:
A
1, 40, 940 sq. km
B
2, 27, 414 sq. km
C
3, 70, 210 sq. km
D
3, 10, 111 sq.km
Question 8
Lichen is the typical vegetation of the--------region
A
Tundra
B
Savanna
C
Taiga
D
Steppe
Question 9
Which of the following is concerned with the description and mapping of the main features of the universe?
A
Cosmology
B
Cosmography
C
Astronomy
D
None of these
Question 10
Northern Australia's people make their dwelling through:
A
Dwelling
B
Settlement
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 11
The currency of Guatemala is:
A
Dollar
B
Quetzal
C
Pound
D
Lari
Question 12
What is horticulture?
A
Growing of flowers and fruits
B
Rearing animals for meat and skins
C
Farming without crop rotation
D
Cultivation of crops without any machinery
Question 13
The fourth layer of ultra basic rocks is known as...... layer.
A
Sedimentary
B
Core
C
Mohorovic
D
Gutenberg
Question 14
Mixture of clay, silt and sand is known as......:
A
Black Soil
B
Loam
C
Mixed Soil
D
None of these
Question 15
Nicosia is the capital of
A
Tunis
B
South Africa
C
Canada
D
Cyprus
Question 16
Southern tip of which continent is close to Antarctica:
A
Australia
B
Africa
C
South America
D
None of these
Question 17
Grand Banks are one of the world's largest fishing grounds; they re situated in:
A
Eastern Coasts of U.S.A
B
Western Coasts of Europe
C
Newfound land
D
Japan
Question 18
Shield volcanoes are...... in size:
A
Small
B
Medium
C
Long
D
Huge
Question 19
The constellation of stars appears at different positions in the sky at different times during night mainly:
A
Because earth rotates about its axis
B
Because earth revolves around the sun
C
Because of optical illusion
D
Because celestial bodies are changing their position
Question 20
Slumping is a...... process according to its speed:
A
Faster
B
Slow
C
Normal
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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