Geography mock test 112

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Organized cluster of houses which is small in number is termed:
A
Hemlet
B
Dwelling
C
City
D
None of these
Question 2
Two parts of the crust are:
A
Mountainous crust and oceanic crust
B
Mountainous crust and continental crust
C
Continental crust and oceanic crust
D
None of these
Question 3
The distance of the equator from either of the poles is:
A
500 km
B
5001 km
C
10002 km
D
2800 km
Question 4
The length of a shadow at noon would be the same all the year round at
A
The Equator
B
The South Pole
C
The North Pole
D
The Tropic of Cancer
Question 5
Fjords are usually found in:
A
Norway
B
Alaska
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 6
The phenomena of the wearing away of the part of earth's surface by the action of the wind, water etc., is known as
A
Abrasion
B
Erosion
C
Denudation
D
Weathering
Question 7
The distance of the nearest star besides the sun from the earth is:
A
3 light-years
B
4 light-years
C
5 light-years
D
6 light-years
Question 8
A terrestrial planet is a planet of:
A
A dense, rocky body
B
Low density balls of gas
C
High density balls of gas
D
None of these
Question 9
Ocean tidal waves which result from eqrthquakes are known as:
A
Hurricanes
B
Tsunami
C
Syzygy
D
Tornadoes
Question 10
The capital of Togo is:
A
Bern
B
Lome
C
Victoria
D
Sao Tom
Question 11
The capital of Burundi is:
A
Ottawa
B
Bujumbura
C
Yaounde
D
Praia
Question 12
Mention the name for the middle-level rows of large cumulus clouds which have darker underside?
A
Aquifer
B
Altostratus
C
Altocumulus
D
Lagood
Question 13
The idea that the earth was the centre of the universe was maintained by
A
Copernicus
B
Galileo
C
Aristachus
D
Aristotle
Question 14
ROMPRESS' is the news agency of:
A
Paris
B
Bucharest
C
Berne
D
London
Question 15
Land and Sea breezes are basically caused by:
A
Temperature variations in summer and winter
B
Differential heating between land and sea
C
Convergence of warm and cold currents
D
None of these
Question 16
What is an archipelago?
A
A deep spring
B
A group
C
A group of islands
D
A high mountain cliff
Question 17
Israel's parliament is:
A
Knesset
B
Diet
C
National Assembly
D
Majlis-e-Ummah
Question 18
Sendi desert is located in:
A
South America
B
North America
C
Australia
D
Chad
Question 19
The capital of Turkmenistan is:
A
Ankara
B
Taipei
C
Ashkabad
D
Kieve
Question 20
Emirates' is the airline of:
A
Saudi Arabia
B
UAE
C
Iran
D
Kuwait
There are 20 questions to complete.

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