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

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

31. The Iberian Plateau is located in which among the following countries?

[A] France
[B] Spain
[C] Germany
[D] Russia

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32. Where is the Pacaya volcano located?

[A] Mexico
[B] Philippines
[C] Guatemala
[D] Indonesia

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33. Which among the following layers of the Earth’s atmosphere is electrically charged?

[A] Troposphere
[B] Mesosphere
[C] Stratosphere
[D] Thermosphere

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34. The Kalahari desert covers which among the following countries?

  1. Botswana
  2. Namibia
  3. South Africa
  4. Eritrea

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 2 & 3
[B] Only 1, 2 & 3
[C] 1, 2, 3 & 4
[D] None of the above

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35. Which desert is known as the ‘Desert of Death’?

[A] Dasht-e Margo
[B] Taklamakan
[C] Sonoran
[D] Patagonian

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36. Which among the following has the highest albedo?

[A] Forests
[B] Deserts
[C] Fresh snow
[D] Land surface

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37. Which among the following forms when moisture is deposited in form of water droplets on cooler surfaces of solid objects such as stone, glass, blades, plant leaves?

[A] Dew
[B] Frost
[C] Fog
[D] Smog

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38. Which among the following has given the classification of climatic regions?

[A] Hoyle
[B] Henry Hess
[C] Stamp
[D] Alfred Wegener

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39. The Sirena Deep is located in which among the following oceans?

[A] Indian
[B] Pacific
[C] Atlantic
[D] Southern

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40. Which among the following statements is not correct about the Southern Ocean?

[A] It is also known as the Austral Ocean
[B] It is the second smallest ocean divisions
[C] Cape Leeuwin is described as the point where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet.
[D] Challenger Deep is the deepest point in the Southern Ocean

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