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.

51. Which of the following is the correct pair of stretching of India from North to South and from East to West in kilometers?

[A] 2900-1800
[B] 3214-2933
[C] 3051- 2500
[D] None of the above

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52. What is the main reason for the average temperature of the Earth remains fairly steady as compared to that of the moon?

[A] Hydrosphere
[B] Biosphere
[C] Lithosphere
[D] Atmosphere

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53. Which among the following statements about the Ozone layer are correct?
1. Ozone is found mostly in the stratosphere
2. The ozone layer lies 55-75 km above the surface of the earth
3. Ozone absorbs ultraviolet radiation from the Sun
4. Ozone layer has no significance for life on the earth

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

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54. Which of the following regions separates the Great Plains of Northern India from the plateaus and coastal plains of the Deccan?

[A] Central Highlands
[B] Eastern Himalayas
[C] Western Arid Plains
[D] Western Himalayas

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55. Nathu La Pass is situated in which of the following range?

[A] Vindhyas
[B] Karakoram
[C] Western Ghat
[D] Himalayas

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56. Arrange the following mountains in right sequence from south to north
1. Doddabetta
2. Vindhyachal
3. Dhaulagiri
4. Kailash
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

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

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57. Jogi matti hill station is located in which of the following states of India?

[A] Kerala
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Karnataka
[D] Tamil Nadu

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58. The traditional system of irrigation which was found in the cold desert is known as by which of the following name?

[A] Moat
[B] Kuhls
[C] Dhekli
[D] Rahat

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59. Which of the following islands is of volcanic origin?

[A] Reunion island
[B] Lakshadweep island
[C] Andaman Island
[D] Nicobar Island

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60. Which of the following languages is/ are spoken by the people of Lakshadweep island?
1. Malayalam
2. Telegu
3. Mahl
4. English
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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