Indian Geography Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, State PCS and SSC Examinations

Indian Geography Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) Quiz for State and UPSC Civil Services Examinations. Objective Questions on Indian Geography for competitive examinations.

11. In India, which among the following state has the maximum estimated Uranium Resources?

[A] Jharkhand
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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12. Tangaliya shawl , a unique weaving style has been given GI (Geographical Indications) recognition by the Central government in the later half of 2009. This is an indigenous craft of which of the following states?

[A] Himachal Pradesh
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Gujarat
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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13. National Library of India is located at?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] Chennai
[C] Bangalore
[D] Kolkata

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14.  Temple of Preah Vihear, one of the famous World Heritage sites is located in which state?

[A] Thailand
[B] Myanmar
[C] Cambodia
[D] Vietnam

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15.  Consider the following statements:

  1. Mumbai Port does not possess a natural harbour
  2. Mahanadi does not form an estuary
  3. Tista River is a tributary to the Ganga River

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] 1 & 2 are correct
[B] 1, 2 & 3 are correct
[C] 2 & 3 are correct
[D] Only 2 is correct

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16. Apart from Karnataka, which among the following state has reported production of Gold in India?

[A] Orissa
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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17. Consider the following:

  1. Gangetic Plain
  2. Gujarat
  3. Assam

The Shale Gas in India has been found to be in abundance in which among the above?

[A] Only 1
[B] 1 & 2
[C] 1, 2, & 3
[D] None of them

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18. With reference to the unbalanced use of fertilizers in India, which among the following statements is/ are correct?

  1. In India, Nitrogen fertilizers is used in higher amount comparison to potassium and phosphate
  2. The price differentials is one of the main reason of unbalanced fertilizers usage in India
  3. Heavy nitrogen fertilizers causes nitrate contamination of ground water
  4. Nitrate cannot be removed once it has entered the underground water system

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 & 3
[B] 2, 3 & 4
[C] 1, 2 & 4
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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19. Consider the following institutions and their locations: 
1. Central Institute of Fresh Water Aquaculture – Puri, Odisha
2. Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) – Mysuru, Karnataka
3. Central Tuber Crop Research Institute – Bhubaneswar, Odisha
Which of the above is / are correct? 

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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20. Which among the following earthquakes of India is an example of Induced seismicity?

[A] Kutch Earthquake of 1819
[B] Assam earthquake of 1897
[C] Koyna Earthquake of 1967
[D] Uttarkashi Earthquake Of 1991

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