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.

81. Which among the following mountain passes is located between Nilgiri Hills in the north and Anaimalai Hills in the south?

[A] Thal Ghat
[B] Bhor Ghat
[C] Pal Ghat
[D] Sencotta Gap

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82. Which among the following mountain passes joins the Madurai city in Tamil Nadu with Kottayam district in Kerala?

[A] Thal Ghat
[B] Bhor Ghat
[C] Pal Ghat
[D] Sencotta Gap

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83. Which among the following is a basaltic shield volcano in Ethiopia?

[A] Erta Ale
[B] Mount Agung
[C] Mayon Volcano
[D] Sakurajima

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84. The Mesosphere lies up to how many kilometres from the Earth’s surface

[A] 18 km
[B] 50 km
[C] 80 km
[D] 120 km

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85. The Registan Desert is located in which among the following countries?

[A] Iran
[B] Iraq
[C] Afghanistan
[D] Turkmenistan

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86. The Mojave desert is located in which among the following countries?

[A] Russia
[B] China
[C] United States
[D] Iran

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87. Which among the following statements is/are correct about atmospheric pressure?

  1. Isohaline are lines connecting places having equal pressure.
  2. A rising pressure indicates fine, settled weather.
  3. A falling pressure indicates unstable and cloudy weather.

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

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88. Which among the following statements is/are correct about atmospheric pressure?

  1. Pressure Gradient is the change in the rate and direction of pressure
  2. Close spacing of isobars indicates a steep or strong pressure gradient

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

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89. Which among the following statements is/are correct about the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone?

  1. It is the Zone of Convergence of the trade winds and tropical air masses.
  2. It is a zone of high pressure, rainfall and cloudiness.

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

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90. What is the temperature at which saturation occurs called?

[A] Evaporation
[B] Dew Point
[C] Absolute Humidity
[D] Relative Humidity

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