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.

71. Which of the following is the correct time phase of the retreating monsoon season?

[A] December to March
[B] March to May
[C] June to September
[D] October to December

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72. Which of the following soils is suitable for cotton production?

[A] Red soil
[B] Khadar soil
[C] Bhangar soil
[D] Regur soil

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73. Which among the following matches of Iron ore areas and their states are correct?
1. Dalli Rajhara- Chhattisgarh
2. Kudremukh- Karnataka
3. Badam Pahar- Odisha
4. Noamundi- Jharkhand
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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74. Which of the following state of India having almost a monopoly in the production of chromite?

[A] Odisha
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Chattisgarh
[D] Bihar

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75. Himalayan region is poor in mineral resources for which of the following reason?

[A] The climatic conditions are not suitable for exploration of minerals
[B] The rugged terrain makes exploration of minerals difficult and costly
[C] Himalayan region is made up of crystalline rocks
[D] Displacement of rock strata has disturbed the arrangement of rocks and made it complex

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76. What percent of the total coal reserves of India belong to the Gondwana period?

[A] 52%
[B] 67%
[C] 85%
[D] 98%

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77. Jhanor-Gandhar Thermal Power Station is located in which of the following states of India?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Assam
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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78. Which among the following dam is located near the “Statue of Unity”?

[A] Shivasamudram Dam
[B] Sardar Sarovar Dam
[C] Jawahar Sagar Dam
[D] Gandhi Sagar Dam

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79. Ukai dam is situated across which of the following river?

[A] Narmada
[B] Tapi
[C] Mahanadi
[D] Krishna

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80. Which among the following states of India has the highest installed solar power generation capacity?

[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Gujarat
[D] Tamil Nadu

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