GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS SET 12

SSC CGL GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS SET 12

GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS SET 12
 

1. In India, glacial terraces known as ’Karewas’ are found in –
A)Sapt Kosi Valley
B)Jhelum Valley
C)Alakananda Valley
D)Teesta Valley

2. Structurally, the Meghalaya region is a part of –
A)Shiwalik Range
B)Deccan Plateau
C)Greater Himalaya
D)Aravalli Range

3. The Nagarjuna Sagar Project is located on which one of the following rivers?
A)Godavari
B)Krishna
C)Kavery
D)Mahanadi

4. Which organisation prepares the topographical maps of India?
A)Geological Survey of India
B)Archaeological Survey of India
C)Survey of India
D)National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation

5. Which one of the following is not an international boundary line?
A)Dresden Line
B)Durand line
C)Maginot Line
D)38th parallel

6. The Amarkantak Hills is the source of which of the following rivers?
1.Narmada
2.Mahanadi
3.Tapti
4.Son

Select the correct answer using the code given below –
A)1 and 2 only
B)2 only
C)1,3 and 4 only
D)1,2 and 4 only

7. Which of the following statements in the context of northern hemisphere is/ are correct?
1.Vernal equinox occurs on March 21
2.Summer solstice occurs on December 22
3.Autumnal equinox occurs on September 23
4.Winter solstice occurs on June 21

Select the correct answer using the code given below-
A)1 only
B)1 and 3 only
C)2 and 4 only
D)1, 2 and 3 only

8. Spruce and Cedar are tree verities of –
A)Equatorial forest
B)Temperate coniferous forest
C)Monsoon forest
D)Temperate deciduous forest

9. ‘Sal’ tree is a –
A)Tropical evergreen tree
B)Tropical semi-evergreen tree
C)Dry deciduous tree
D)Moist deciduous tree

10. Deserts, fertile plains and moderately forested mountains are the characteristic features of which one of the following regions of India?
A)South-Western border along Arabian Sea
B)Coromandel Coast
C)North-Eastern Frontier
D)North-Western India

11. In Thar region, the shifting sand dunes area locally known as-
A)Dhrian
B)Daurs
C)Dhoros
D)Dhaya

12. Jelep La pass is located in –
A)Punjab Himalaya
B)Sikkim Himalaya
C)Kumaon Himalaya
D)Kashmir Himalaya

13. Which of the following pairs is/are correctly matched?

  National Park              Famous for
1.  Ranthambhore     Tiger
2.  Periyar                  Elephant
3.  Manas                   Lion
4.  Gir                       Rhinoceros

Select correct answer using the code given below –
A)1, 2 and 3 only
B)1 and 2 only
C)1 and 4 only
D)2 only

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