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.

61. Which among the following plains is famous for the Buddhist Samyak festival?

[A] Bhuikhel
[B] Indus Valley
[C] Ganga
[D] Depsang

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62. The active strato-volcano Mount St. Helens is located in which among the following countries?

[A] New Zealand
[B] Australia
[C] United States
[D] Italy

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63. What volume of the Earth’s atmosphere does carbon dioxide constitute?

[A] 78 %
[B] 2.1 %
[C] 0.3 %
[D] 0.03 %

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64. The Great Basin Desert is located in which among the following countries?

[A] Australia
[B] Saudi Arabia
[C] Russia
[D] United States

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65. Which among the following statements is/are correct about land and sea breeze?

  1. In Land breeze the winds blow the sea to the land during the night
  2. In Sea breeze the winds blow from the land to the sea during the day 

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

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66. What is condensation of water vapor in air in form of water droplets or ice called?

[A] Humidity
[B] Evaporation
[C] Sublimation
[D] Precipitation

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67. Which among the following statements is/are correct about snowfall?

  1. It occurs when condensation takes place above freezing point.
  2. Precipitation occurs in forms of fine flakes of snow.

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

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68. Which among the following statements is/are correct about the ‘eye-wall’ region of the cyclone?

  1. It is the region of lowest surface winds
  2. Fastest winds in a cyclone occur along the eye wall region.

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

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69. Which among the following groups in Koeppen’s climate classification is referred as the climate of Highland region?

[A] A
[B] B
[C] E
[D] H

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70. Which among the following major oceans is S-shaped?

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

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