GEOGRAPHY QUIZ FOR SSC CGL EXAM SET 9

Set 9 Geography Quiz for SSC CGL exam

GEOGRAPHY QUIZ FOR SSC CGL
1. How many states in India are coastal?
A.7
B.8
C. 9
D.10

2. International boundary between India and Pakistan is distinguished by-
A.McMohan Line
B.Durand Line
C.Radcliffe line
D.Maginot Line

3. Which soil is found in Indo gangetic Plains?
A.Loam
B.Alluvial
C.Black
D.Dry

4. Which is largets river of Indian sub continent?
A.Ganges
B.Indus
C.Godavari
D.Kaveri

5. Rubber cultivation is done in which of the following areas?
A.Pampas
B.Savannah
C.Temporary Decidious Forest
D.None of these

6. Tidal forest is otherwise called
A.Evergreen Forest
B.Monsoon Forest
C.Mangrove Forest
D.Coniferous Forest

7. The rapid sliding of large masses of bed rocks is called-
A.Mass wasting
B.Landslide
C.Earthquake
D.Weathering

8. Which of the following sates in India is famous for rubber cultivation?
A.Karnataka
B.Odisha
C.Andhra Pradesh
D.Kerala

9. The longest glacier in Uttarakhand is-
A.Pindari Glacier
B.Chorabari Glacier
C.Yamunotri Glacier
D.Gangotri Glacier

10. Which one is the most extensive part of the oceanic floor?
A.Ocean Deeps
B.Continental Slope
C.Continental Shelves
D.Deep Sea Plains

11. Grenada is located in-
A.Pacific Ocean
B.Indian Ocean
C.Caribbean Sea
D.Mediterranean Sea

12. Which of the following is not properly matched?
 Biosphere Reserve            State
A.Similipal                  Odishha
B.Nokrek               Meghalaya
C.Agasthyamalai           Kerala
D.Kanchenjunga           HimachalPradesh

13. What are called ‘Duns’ in Uttarakhand?
A.Structural Valleys
B.River Valleys
C.Alpine Grasslands
D.Narrow Valleys

14. Which one of the following groups is the correct sequence of mountain peaks from east to west?
A.Everest, Kanchenjunga, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri
B.Kanchenjunga, Everest, Annapurna, Dhauagiri
C.Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Everest
D.Everest, Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna

15. Which of the following is Biosphere Reserve?
A.Gobind
B.Corbett
C.Rajaji
D.Nanda Devi

16. Which one of the following rivers is associated with Sardar Sarovar Project?
A.Narmada
B.Tapti (Tapi)
C.Godawari
D.Cauvery (Kaveri)

17. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the code given below-
List I
(Sea-Port)
a.Allepey    b.Ennore
c.Paradip    d.Kakinada
List II
State
1.Tamil Nadu    2.Odisha
3.Kerala        4.Andhra Pradesh
Codes:
  (a)  (b)  (c)  (d)
 A.3   1    2    4
 B.4   2    1    3
 C.2   4    3    1
 D.1   3    4    2

18. Basaltic Lava rocks over Indian Deccan Plateau are formed in the following period-
A.Cretaceous period
B.Pleistocene period
C.Carboniferrous period
D.Miocene period

19. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the States of India in decreasing order of their area?
A.Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh
B.Jharkhand, Uttarakhand, Himachal Praddesh, Chhattisgarh
C.Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand
D.Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh

20. Which river among the following does not join the Ganga River from left?
A.Gomati
B.Ghaghra
C.Kosi
D.Son