Practice MCQ Indian Geography

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3045 The percentage of irrigated land in India is about
Options:45,    65,    35,    25

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3046 The southernmost point of peninsular India, that is, Kanyakumari, is
Options:north of Tropic of Cancer,    south of the Equator,    south of the Capricorn,    north of the Equator

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3047 The pass located at the southern end of the Nilgiri Hills in south India is called
Options:the Palghat gap,    the Bhorghat pass,    the Thalgat pass,    the Bolan pass

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3048 Which of the following factors are responsible for the rapid growth of sugar production in south India as compared to north India?Higher per acre field of sugarcaneHigher sucrose content of sugarcaneLower labour costLonger crushing period
Options:I and II,    I, II and III,    I, III and IV,    I, II and IV

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3049 The principal copper deposits of India lie in which of the following places?
Options:Hazaribag and Singbhum of Bihar,    Khetri and Daribo areas of Rajasthan,    Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh,    Siwaliks in Uttar Pradesh and in Karnataka

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3050 Which of the following are true regarding Jhum cultivation in India?It is largely practiced in AssamIt is referred to as 'slash and burn' techniqueIn it, the fertility is exhausted in a few years
Options:I, II and III,    II and III,    I and II,    I and III

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3051 The Yarlung Zangbo river, in India, is known as
Options:Ganga,    Indus,    Brahmaputra,    Mahanadi

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3052 The Salal Project is on the river
Options:Chenab,    Jhelum,    Ravi,    Sutlej

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3053 The only zone in the country that produces gold is also rich in iron is
Options:North-eastern zone,    North-western zone,    Southern zone,    None of the above

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3054 The percentage of earth surface covered by India is
Options:2.4,    3.4,    4.4,    5.4

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3055 Which among the following is/are the major factor/factors responsible for the monsoon type of climate in India?LocationThermal contrastUpper air circulationInter-tropical convergence zone
Options:I,    II, III,    II, III and IV,    I, II, III and IV

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3056 The present forest area of India, according to satellite data, is
Options:increasing,    decreasing,    static,    decreasing in open forest area but increasing in closed forest area

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3057 The India's highest annual rainfall is reported at
Options:Namchi, Sikkim,    Churu, Rajasthan,    Mawsynram, Meghalaya,    Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

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3058 The refineries are Mathura, Digboi and Panipat are set up by
Options:Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,    Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.,    Crude Distillation unit of Madras Refineries Ltd.

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3059 What is the predominant type of Indian agriculture?
Options:Commercial agriculture,    Extensive agriculture,    plantation agriculture,    subsistence agriculture

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3060 The Radcliffe line is a boundary between
Options:India and Pakistan,    India and China,    India and Myanmar,    India and Afghanistan

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3061 Which of the following has a potential for harnessing of tidal energy in India?
Options:Gulf of Cambay,    Gulf of Mannar,    Backwaters of Kerala,    Chilka lake

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3062 The typical area of sal forest in the Indian peninsular upland occurs
Options:on the western ghats,    between the Tapti and the Narmada,    to the north-east of the Godavari,    on the Malwa plateau

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3063 The state having a largest area of forest cover in India is
Options:Arunachal Pradesh,    Haryana,    Madhya Pradesh,    Assam

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3064 The year ____ is called a Great Divide in the demographic history of India.
Options:1901,    1921,    1941,    1951

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3065 The only private sector refinery set up by Reliance Petroleum Ltd. is located at
Options:Guwahati,    Jamnagar,    Mumbai,    Chennai

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3066 The only state in India that produces saffron is
Options:Assam,    Himachal Pradesh,    Jammu and Kashmir,    Meghalaya

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3067 Three important rivers of the Indian subcontinent have their sources near the Mansarover Lake in the Great Himalayas. These rivers are
Options:Indus, Jhelum and Sutlej,    Brahmaputra, Sutlej and Yamuna,    Brahmaputra, Indus and Sutlej,    Jhelum, Sutlej and Yamuna

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3068 The zonal soil type of peninsular India belongs to
Options:red soils,    yellow soils,    black soils,    older alluvium

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3069 The most plausible explanation for the location of the Thar desert in western India is
Options:the obstruction caused by the Aravalis to the rain-bearing wind that proceeds to the Ganga Valley,    the evaporation of moisture by heat,    the absence of mountains to the north of Rajasthan to cause orographic rainfall in it,    that the moisture carried by the South-west monsoon is driven away by the dry upper air current

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3070 The northern boundary of the peninsular plateau of Indian runs parallel to the Ganga and the Yamuna from Rajmahal hills to a point near
Options:Allahabad,    Delhi,    Gwalior,    Jaipur

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3071 Which of the following food grain crops occupies the largest part of the cropped area in India?
Options:Barley and maize,    Jowar and bajra,    Rice,    Wheat

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3072 The number of major languages, recognized in the Indian Union as official language, are
Options:15,    22,    12,    9

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3073 The oldest rocks in India are reported from
Options:Dharwar region, Karnataka,    Aravalli range, Rajasthan,    Vindhyan range, Madhya Pradesh,    Siwalik range, Punjab

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3074 Which of the following groups of rivers originate from the Himachal mountains?
Options:Beas, Ravi and Chenab,    Ravi, Chenab and Jhelum,    Sutlej, Beas and Ravi,    Sutlej, Ravi and Jhelum

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3075 Which of the following groups of states has the largest deposits of iron ore?
Options:Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka,    Bihar and Orissa,    Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra,    West Bengal and Assam

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3076 Which of the following union territories of India has the highest density of population per sq km?
Options:Pondicherry,    Lakshadweep,    Delhi,    Chandigarh

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3077 which atomic power station in India is built completely indigenously?
Options:Kalpakkam,    Narora,    Rawat Bhata,    Tarapore

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3078 The south-west monsoon contributes ____ of the total rain in India.
Options:86%,    50%,    22%,    100%

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3079 The Shimla Convention is an agreement that sets
Options:Shimla as a tourist spot,    Shimla as the capital of Himachal Pradesh,    boundary between India and Tibet,    None of the above

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3080 Which of the following events took place in the Cenozoic era?
Options:Formation of the rockies, India collides with Asia and the formation of the Himalayas and the Alps,    Formation of the Appalachians and central European mountains,    Splitting of India from Antarctic,    Breaking up of Pangaea

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3081 The oldest oil field in India is the ____ field, in ____
Options:Anleshwar, Gujarat,    Bombay High, Maharashtra,    Nawagam, Gujarat,    Digboi, Assam

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3082 Unlike other parts of the Indian Coast, fishing industry has not developed along the Saurashtra coast because
Options:there are few indentions suitable for fishing,    of overwhelming dependence on agriculture and animal husbandary,    the sea water is relatively more saline,    of industrial development leading to widespread pollution of coastal area

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3083 The mountain building in Himalayas began
Options:about 45 million years ago,    when the continental plates of India and Eurasia converged on each other,    both (a) and (b),    None of the above

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3084 The outer Himalayas lie between
Options:the lease Himalayas and the Indo Gangetic plain,    the foot hills and the Indo Gangetic plain,    the greater Himalayas and the lesser Himalayas,    Indo-Gangetic plains and the peninsula

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3085 Which of the following geographical features have played a great unifying role in strengthening the forces of homogeneity of the Indian people?The expanses of water surrounding the peninsulaThe Himalayan MountainsThe vastness of the countryThe presence of the Indian ocean
Options:I,    II,    I and II,    I, II, III and IV

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3086 Which of the following drainage systems fall into Bay of Bengal?
Options:Ganga, Brahmaputra and Godavari,    Mahanadi, Krishna and Cauvery,    Luni, Narnada and Tapti,    Both (a) and (b)

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3087 The oldest oil refinery in India is at
Options:Digboi, Assam,    Haldia, near Kolkata,    Koyali, near Baroda,    Noonmati, Assam

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3088 The oldest mountains in India are
Options:Aravalis,    Vindhyas,    Satpuras,    Nilgiri hills

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3089 Which of the following groups of rivers have their source of origin in Tibet?
Options:Brahmaputra, Ganges and Sutlej,    Ganges, Sutlej and Yamuna,    Brahmaputra, Indus and Sutlej,    Chenab, Ravi and Sutlej

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3090 Which of the following measures are effective for soil conservation in India? Avoiding crop rotation Afforestation Encouraging the use of chemical fertilizers Limiting shifting cultivation
Options:I and II,    II and IV,    III and IV,    I, II and III

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3091 Which of the following crops needs maximum water per hectare?
Options:Barley,    Maize,    Sugarcane,    Wheat

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3092 The watershed between India and Myanmar is formed by
Options:the Naga hills,    the Garo hills,    Khasi hills,    the Jaintia hills

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3093 The originating in the Himalayan mountain complex consists of how many distinct drainage systems of the Indian Subcontinent?
Options:Two,    Three,    Four,    Five

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3094 The percentage of India's total population employed in agriculture is nearly
Options:40%,    50%,    60%,    70%

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