Geography Questions & Answers

Quiz 607: Geography for Civil Services Examinations

April 11, 2012

1. Which among the following phenomena has been largely responsible for the recent drought in Somalia and northern Kenya? El Nino Southern Oscillation La Nina Indian Ocean Dipole A collective impact of all the above three La Nina 2010, a strong La Niña cooled surface waters in the central...

Quiz 112 : Geography Questions for All Examinations

December 21, 2011

1. Paradip Port is located on the delta of which among the following? Rihand Mahanadi Baitarni None of them 2. The Gulf of Kutch is one of the two regions on west coast of India, identified suitable for Tidal power station. Which among the following is the other one?...

Quiz 106 : World Geography Basic Questions

December 5, 2011

1. Which among the following is called ” mother of pearl” ? Ammolite Nacre Tusk Seashell 2. “Nebular Hypothesis” is a theory which is related to origin of the following? Sun Solar System Galaxy Universe 3. Where is located the “New Moore” island? ...

Quiz 99 : World Geography Basic Questions

November 26, 2011

1. Kampala is the capital of which of the following African countries? Uganda Zambia Kenya Angola 2. KLM airways belongs to which of the following countries? Kuwait Netherlands Japan Kuwait 3. Which among the following was the first comet to be observed by...

Quiz 94: Geography Basic Questions

November 23, 2011

1. Which among the following seas is known for highest salinity? Red Sea Dead Sea Caspian Sea Sargasso Sea 2. What is normally found in the western side of the continents situated near tropics? Mountains Deserts Rivers Lakes 3. Approximately how much time...

Quiz 85 : Geography Questions for Civil Services Examinations

November 5, 2011

1. Where on the earth is located the Sirohi Point? North Pole Indian Ocean Caribbean Sea Antarctica Explanation 2. Consider the following tribal groups of India: 1. Gabit, Gauda and Kunbi 2. Walas, Jethwas, Raijadas, Chudasamas, Gohils, Parmars 3. Lohana, Bhatia, Kapdi, Jadeja, Gadhvi, Darbar Which among the following...

Quiz 80 : World Geography

October 17, 2011

1 . Which type of soil is capable of holding moisture for release to plants during the dry period? Alluvial/ black/ laterite/ red 2 . A linear-shaped lowland between highlands or mountain ranges created by the action of a geologic rift or fault is called ? 3 . What...

Quiz 57 : GK Geography Basic Questions

September 20, 2011

1. On which among the following dates Earth may be on Perihelion (Closest to Sun)? January 4 June 21 March 22 December 21 2. What is the amount in percentage of total mass , which Sun comprises of the solar system? 90.02% 93.24% 98.20% 99.8% 3. What is the...

Quiz 48 : General Knowledge →World Geography

September 1, 2011

1. Which volcano is called the “light pillar of Mediterranean sea”? Mount Barbaro Stromboli Mount Etna Mount Vesuvius 2. What is the average density of earth in g/cm3? 5.515 4.415 4.515 6.515 3. In which country is located World’s largest trade centre of diamond? Belgium India USA France 4....

Quiz 32 : Basic General Knowledge Quiz →Geography

July 21, 2011

1. The “Project Sunshine” of U.S.-based seed giant Monsanto seeks to bring about a “Yellow Revolution” in tribal areas of India. For which among the following crops, this “Project Sunshine” is being implemented? Mustard Cotton Seasame Maize Explanation 2. The capital of new country South Sudan is _____? Bentiu...

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