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.

81. Which of the following plant is known for it biodiesel property?

[A] Sunflower
[B] Jatropha
[C] Maize
[D] Pongamia

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82. Nilambur Teak which has been granted Geographical Indication status, has its origin in the state of which of the following?

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

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83. The Institute of Wood Science and Technology is located in which of the following places of India?

[A] Jodhpur
[B] Dehradun
[C] Jabalpur
[D] Bangalore

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84. Which of the following is a depositional type of landform?

[A] Stalagmite
[B] Cave
[C] Lapis
[D] Sinkhole

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85. Which of the following state is the largest Mica producing state of India?

[A] Odisha
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Karnataka
[D] Rajasthan

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86. Which among the following matches of Dam and their corresponding river are correct?
1. Tilaiya Dam- Barakar river
2. Konar Dam- Konar river
3. Panchet Dam- Damodar river
4. Maithon Dam- Subarnarekha river
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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87. The reservoir of which of the following dam is known as Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar?

[A] Salal Dam
[B] Shivasamudram Dam
[C] Rihand Dam
[D] Ukai Dam

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88. Which of the following states of India has high potentials for solar energy?

[A] West Bengal
[B] Odisha
[C] Karnataka
[D] Rajasthan

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89. What of the following are the chief cause of low yields of crops in India?
1. The small size of holdings
2. Traditional methods of farming
3. Mass illiteracy among farmers
4. Low level of farm mechanization
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

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

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90. With reference to the circumstances in Indian agriculture, the concept of “Conservation Agriculture” assumes significance. Which of the following fall under the Conservation Agriculture?
1. Avoiding monoculture practices
2. Adopting minimum tillage
3. Avoiding the cultivation of plantation crops
4. Using crop residues to cover the soil surface
5. Adopting spatial and temporal crop sequencing/crop rotations
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

[A] 1, 2 & 4
[B] 2, 4 & 5
[C] 1, 2, 3 & 4
[D] 1, 3, 4 & 5

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