Geography mock test 7

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The southernmost tip of South America is called:
A
Cape of good hope
B
Cape horn
C
None of these
D
None of the above
Question 2
Hanging Valley is the...... of glacier:
A
Erosional feature
B
Depositional feature
C
None of these
D
None of the above
Question 3
An airline pilot flying nonstop from Narvic to San Francisco is likely to use:
A
Mercator projection:
B
Polar orthographic projection
C
Polar stereographic projection
D
None of the above
Question 4
The air is chiefly heated by
A
The radiant heat of the sun
B
Temperature of the atmosphere
C
Heat radiated out from the earth
D
None of the above
Question 5
The portion of floor skirting the land is called:
A
Continental shelf
B
Continental slope
C
Harbor
D
None of the above
Question 6
Which city is called the City of roses'?
A
Shiraz
B
Rome
C
Mumbai
D
New York
Question 7
When do spring tides occur?
A
Twice a month
B
At full moon or new moon
C
During the summer
D
During the spring season
Question 8
The new name of East Pakistan is:
A
Bhutan
B
Bangladesh
C
Bengal
D
None of these
Question 9
Karst is a limestone region associated with:
A
Greece
B
Itally
C
Yugoslavia
D
None of above
Question 10
Which of the following is smallest country?
A
Vatican City
B
Cuba
C
Japan
D
Nepal
Question 11
The new name of Kampuchea is:
A
Indochina
B
Rhodesia
C
Cambodia
D
Old China
Question 12
Spring tides occur when
A
When the gravitational pull of the sun is at right angles to that of the moon
B
The moon casts its shadow on the sun
C
Sun, moon and earth are in a straight line
D
None of the above
Question 13
The capital of Equatorial Guinea is:
A
Asmara
B
Malabo
C
Tallin
D
Suva
Question 14
The currency of Italy is:
A
Yen
B
Euro
C
Dinar
D
Dollar
Question 15
Ilalley's comet appears once in a period of:
A
24 years
B
30 years
C
76 years
D
80 years
Question 16
Major part of the Atacama desert is situated in......:
A
America
B
Canada
C
Chile
D
Bolivia
Question 17
The most typical feature of a canyon is its:
A
Large volume of water
B
Muddy river banks
C
Irregular slope surfaces
D
U-shaped valley
Question 18
Rocks differ from one another in these respects except:
A
Salinity
B
Texture
C
Permeability
D
Mode-pf occurrence
Question 19
Which of the following is a metamorphic rock?
A
Slat
B
Sandstone
C
Peat
D
Shale
Question 20
The capital of Libya is:
A
Tripoli
B
Riga
C
Amman
D
Tarawa
There are 20 questions to complete.

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