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.

51. Which among the following options is not related to the recreation activities in caves?

[A] Caving
[B] Spelunking
[C] Potholing
[D] Rafting

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52. What is the land between two converging or confluent rivers called?

[A] Doab
[B] Dell
[C] Cliff
[D] Col

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53. Which among the following statements is/are correct about Mud volcanoes?

  1. They produce lavas and are associated with volcanic activity.
  2. They are created by the eruption of mud, water, slurries and gases.

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[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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54. What is the underwater mountain system formed by plate tectonic spreading called?

[A] Malpais
[B] Mid oceanic ridge
[C] Dike
[D] Guyot

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55. In which among the following countries is the river island Wilhemsburg situated?

[A] South Korea
[B] China
[C] Germany
[D] Brazil

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56. Which among the following lakes is not a part of the Great Lakes of North America?

[A] Lake Huron
[B] Lake Victoria
[C] Lake Michigan
[D] Lake Ontario

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57. Which among the following pairs of lakes and their features is/are correctly matched?

  1. Lake Victoria – Largest of the Great Lakes
  2. Lake Superior – Largest lake in Africa

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[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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58. Which among the following statements is/are correct about the coastal city Perth?

  1. It is the capital of Eastern Australia.
  2. It is famous for its annual music festivals.

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[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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59. Where are the Andes mountains located?

[A] South Africa
[B] Europe
[C] South America
[D] North America

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60. Which among the following plateaus is located between the Eastern and the Western Ghats?

[A] ChotaNagpur Plateau
[B] Tibetan Plateau
[C] Katanga Plateau
[D] Deccan Plateau

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