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Geography Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Geography Practice Test | Set 15

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Questions
1 Which one of the following is located in the Bastar region ?
1 Dandeli wildlife Sanctuary
2 Rajaji National Park
3 Bandhavgarh National Park
4 Indravati National Park

Answer: Indravati National Park
2 Who among the following formalized the concept that there exists relationship between the spatial organization and national development ?
1 Kuklinski
2 Dickens
3 Friedmann
4 Luten

Answer: Friedmann
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3 Who wrote the book “Growth Pole, and Growth Centres for Regional Economic Development in India” ?
1 Misra, Rao and Sundaram
2 Sundaram and T.B. Lahiri
3 Sen and Wanamali
4 Sadasyuk and Sengupta

Answer:Sen and Wanamali
4 The oldest rocks in India are reported from
1 Siwalik range
2 Aravali range
3 Dharwar region
4 Vindhyan range

Answer: Aravali range
5 Select the correct sequence of the Eastward flowing rivers of peninsular India from North to South :
1 Subarnarekha, Krishna, Mahanadi, Godavari, Cauvery, Vaigai, Pennar
2 Subarnarekha, Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Pennar, Cauvery, Vaigai
3 Mahanadi, Godavari, Subarnarekha, Krishna, Cauvery, Vaigai, Pennar
4 Godavari, Subarnarekha, Krishna, Pennar, Vaigai, Cauvery,Mahanadi

Answer:Subarnarekha, Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Pennar, Cauvery, Vaigai
6 Which one of the following systems uses the vector and raster data ?
1 Remote Sensing System
2 Geographical Information System
3 Global Positioning System
4 Both (1) and (2)

Answer: Global Positioning System
7 Which one of the following linear length measures could be derived from the fractional measure of 10–6 metres ?
1 Nanometre
2 Micrometre
3 Millimetre
4 Femtometre

Answer: Micrometre
8 In order to study standard of living among the large, medium, small and marginal farmers of
1 Random sampling
2 Stratified Random sampling
3 Opportunity sampling
4 Multistage sampling

Answer: Stratified Random sampling
9 Which of the following is a non-quantitative areal distribution map ?
1 Choropleth
2 Isopleth
3 Multiple dots
4 Choroschematic

Answer:Choroschematic
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10 Paternoster lakes are features of
1 Lava Plains
2 Piedmonts
3 Deserts
4 Glacial troughs

Answer: Glacial troughs
11 Paternoster lakes are features of
1 Lava Plains
2 Piedmonts
3 Deserts
4 Glacial troughs

Answer:Glacial troughs
12 Flat topped sea mounts are known as
1 Banks
2 Reefs
3 Shoals
4 Guyots

Answer: Guyots
13 Slope replacement model was propounded by
1 Wood
2 Davis
3 Penck
4 Strahler

Answer: Penck
14 The present is the key to the past.” This statement was made by
1 John Playfair
2 W.M. Davis
3 Walther Penk
4 James Hutton

Answer:James Hutton
15 Which one of the following statements, regarding the length of daylight between June 21st and September 22nd, over different regions is correct ?
1 The length of the daylight is getting longer in the midlatitudes of Northern Hemisphere.
2 The Southern Hemisphere is in the middle of summer.
3 Day length is getting shorter in the midlatitudes of Southern Hemisphere.
4 Day length is getting shorter in the midlatitudes of Northern Hemisphere.

Answer:Day length is getting shorter in the midlatitudes of Northern Hemisphere.

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