Geography mock test 8

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Ria shoreline is associates with:
A
Fault
B
Glacier
C
River
D
None of the above
Question 2
Density of sea water...... with increasing salinity:
A
Increases
B
Decreases
C
Remains constant
D
None of the above
Question 3
Column rising up from the ground in limestone caves:
A
Lacolith
B
Stalactites
C
Stalagmites
D
None of the above
Question 4
Point symbol and line symbol are used in preparation of
A
Weather maps
B
Distribution maps
C
Both
D
None of the above
Question 5
When river starts leaving its load in layers-due to sudden change in its slope/then it forms a feature known as:
A
Natural embankment
B
Flood Plains
C
Alluvial fans
D
None of the above
Question 6
Owing to the equatorial bulge and the polar flattening, the polar radius of the earth falls short of the equatorial radius about:
A
22 km
B
36 km
C
40 km
D
45 km
Question 7
Which is the lowest country in Islamic world:
A
Malaysia
B
Maldives
C
Somalia
D
Morocco
Question 8
New Orleans' is the seaport of:
A
UK
B
Norway
C
Russia
D
Canada
Question 9
Chalky skeletons of former generations of coral animals formed a ridge or mound which is a platform for living coral polyps. What is called this ridge or mound?
A
Coral reef
B
Creek
C
Coral shelf
D
Alluvial
Question 10
The number of standard time zones in the entire world is
A
36
B
24
C
360
D
12
Question 11
The word 'lithospheric plates' denotes their.......
A
Mobile character
B
Activity
C
Rigidity
D
None of these
Question 12
The currency of Croatia is:
A
Franc
B
Kunna
C
Colon
D
Yuan
Question 13
Which South Asian country is known as the Land of Canals?
A
Burma
B
Pakistan
C
Bangladesh
D
Bhutan
Question 14
Earthquakes rarely occur in:
A
Brazil
B
Alaska
C
Mexico
D
Russia
Question 15
How many lines of latitude are there on the globe?
A
90
B
180
C
181
D
360
Question 16
Small particles in the air around which liquid droplets can be formed when water vapour condenses/are known as:
A
Condensation nuclei
B
Dew point
C
Fog
D
Haze
Question 17
Most widespread rocks in the world are:
A
Metamorphic rocks
B
Sedimentary rocks
C
Igneous rocks
D
None of these
Question 18
The currency of Tonga is:
A
Dollar
B
Franc
C
Krona
D
Peso
Question 19
In Basin accumulated ice turns hard known as:
A
Firn
B
Neive
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 20
Cuba's parliament is:
A
Federal Assembly
B
National Assembly of People's Power
C
Federal Council
D
Senate
There are 20 questions to complete.

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