Quiz 112 : Geography Questions for All Examinations

1. Paradip Port is located on the delta of which among the following?

[A] Rihand
[B] Mahanadi
[C] Baitarni
[D] None of the above

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2. The Gulf of Kutch is one of the two regions on west coast of India, identified suitable for Tidal power station. Which among the following is the other one?

[A] Gulf of Khambhat
[B] Laccadive Sea
[C] Gulf of Mannar
[D] None of the above

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3. In which among the following states, the Jharia, Raniganj, Talchar, Korba coal fields are located respectively?

[A] Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Jharkhand, West Bengal
[B] Jharkhand, West Bengal, Orissa, Chhattisgarh
[C] West Bengal, Jharkhand, Orissa, Chhattisgarh
[D] West Bengal, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand

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4. Port Blair is located on which of the following Islands?

[A] North Andaman
[B] South Andaman
[C] Middle Andaman
[D] None of the above

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5. For cotton cultivation which among the following soils is considered most suitable?

[A] Red Soil
[B] Black Soil
[C] Laterite Soil
[D] Alluvial Soil

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6. Which among the following regions of Earth’s surface are called Horse Latitudes ?

[A] Equatorial Low Pressure Belt
[B] Sub Tropical High Pressure Belt
[C] Sub Polar Low Pressure Belt
[D] Polar belts

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7. What is approximate time difference between sunrise in Arunachal Pradesh and Saurastra of India?

[A] 1 Hour
[B] 1 hour 30 Minutes
[C] 2 Hours
[D] 2 Hours 30 Minutes

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8. Which among the following cities of India does not fall in Torrid Zone?

[A] Chennai
[B] Mumbai
[C] Jodhpur
[D] Jaipur

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9. Which among the following is the chief crop of Deccan Plateau?

[A] Wheat
[B] ground nut
[C] Pulses
[D] Cotton

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10. The term “Isopycnic” is most closely defined by which among the following?

[A] Two places with same atmospheric pressure
[B] Two liquids with same viscosity
[C] Two liquids with same density
[D] Two places with same temperature

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  • drmrbigpooh

    In que no 5,
    Although Black soil is traditionally bieng used for the cultivation of cotton but Taking productivity as single parameter (keeping climate, water availability as constant) it is ALLUVIAL soil which is best for cotton production.
    Per hectare production of Cotton will be more in aluvial soil as compared to black soil provided other conditions remain same.
    Sir I will highly appreciate any refrences in support of your answer.

  • drmrbigpooh

    Que no 8
    Jodhpur and Jaipur both the cities dont found in torrid zones, they lies in North temprate zones.
    Torrid zone lies between tropic of Cancer in north and Tropic of Capricorn in south.

    Ref: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographical_zone

  • mayuresh jain

    hey in.ques no. 8 both jaipur and jodhpur is above tropical line and doesnot comes under torrid zone.

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