Which one of the following criteria was used to demarcate 15 agro-climatic regions, which
were accepted by the Planning Commission of India (now NITI Aayog) to initiate regional
approach to agricultural planning during the Eighth Five-Year Plan ?
Answer:Climate, soil characteristics, rainfall and water availability
Which one of the following criteria was used to delineate the National Capital Region for
planning purpose ?
Answer: Functional unity, Physiographic and demographic characteristics and
Which one of the following statements is not true about the concept of development ?
Answer:Development stands for growth without a change.
Which one of the following dates is correct for the normal withdrawl of south-west monsoon
from Indian territory ?
Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh is known for which one of the following ore deposits ?
Who among the following architect-planner prepared Master Plan for Chandigarh City ?
Jharkhand ranks third after which one of the following group of states in the availability of
coal reserves in India ?
Answer:Odisha and Chhatisgarh
Adityapur Special Economic Zone (SEZ) is famous for :
Answer: Automobile and Autocomponents
On a topographical map of 1 : 50,000 scale the contour Interval is given as 10 meters. Place
‘A’ is situated on a contour of 200 m MSL and another place ‘B’ is located on a countour of
240 m MSL. The distance between ‘A’ and ‘B’ on the map is 4.0 cms. The correct gradiant
between ‘A’ and ‘B’ therefore would be :
Which one of the following organisations looks after the receiving and processing of remote
sensing data in India ?
Which one of the following is the correct sequences of various EMR spectrum bands in an
ascending order of wavelength ?
Which one of the following scales is correctly measure the rank-size distribution of
‘Mohorovicic discontinuity’ marks the boundary between :
Answer: Crust and the upper mantle
The process in which one plate slides beneath another is known as :
San Andrean fault is a :