GEOGRAPHY QUIZ FOR SSC SET 8

Below is Set 8 of Geography quiz for SCC CGL exam with answers.

Set 8 Geography Quiz for SSC CGL exam

1. The pressure of wind is governed by-GEOGRAPHY QUIZ FOR SSC
A.Pressure Gradient
B.Farrel’s law
C.Rotation of the earth
D.Temperature

2. Which one the following is a great circle?
A.Tropic of Cancer
B.Tropic of Capricorn
C.Equator
D.Arctic Circle

3. What is a cyclone?
A.A low pressure system with clockwise winds in the Northern hemisphere
B.A high pressure system with anticlockwise winds in Northern hemisphere
C.A low pressure system with anticlockwise winds in the Northern hemisphere
D.A high pressure system with clockwise winds in the Northern hemisphere

4. Snowfall occurs when-
A.water droplets freeze as they fall to the ground
B.Rain drops are carried up by updroughts in air
C.Dew points of air is below freezing point
D.Air is highly moist and rises due to convention

5. What is measured by Psychrometer?
A.Temperature
B.Humidity
C.Pressure
D.Wind Velocity

6. Hail consists of-
A.Granular ice
B.Crystal ice
C.Water droplets
D.Masses of ice with concentric layers

7. Which region is most famous for citrus fruits?
A.Deserts
B.Monsoon regons
C.Temperate grasslands
D.Mediterranean region

8. Which country is the leading producer of Uranium?
A.Canada
B.Russia
C.France
D.India

9. Trees shed their leaves in winter season to-
A.Conserve heat
B.Take rest after summer growth
C.Conserve water
D.Escape being eaten by animals

10. Which one of the following is the smallest state of India?
A.Nagaland
B.Tripura
C.Sikkim
D.Meghalaya

11. Which is an area of Tropical ever green forest?
A.The western ghats
B.The eastern ghats
C.The western himalayas
D.Madhya pradesh

12. Why are plants grown along river banks?
A.To prevent floods
B.To provide shade
C.To reduce silting and erosion
D.To control pollution

13. Where is the Bandipur National Park?
A.Rajasthan
B.Andhra Pradesh
C.Assam
D.Karnataka

14. Kaziranga wildlife reserve is in-
A.Uttar Pradesh
B.Tamil Nadu
C.Assam
D.Kerala

15. Which crop requires water logging for its cultivation?
A.Tea
B.Coffee
C.Rice
D.Mustard

16. Monoculture is a typical characteristics of-
A.Shifting Agriculture
B.Subsitence Agriculture
C.Speacialized horticulture
D.Commercial grain farming

17. Which of the following states is the largest producer of coffee in India?
A.Karnataka
B.Kerala
C.Odisha
D.West Bengal

18. Where do the sunrays leave India?
A.Gujarat
B.Pondicherry
C.Goa
D.Andaman

19. Which of the following is a commercial crop?
A.Cotton
B.Bajra
C.Jowar
D.Paddy

20. In spite of being locate at lower latitude than Amritsar, Shimla colder because-
A.in Shimla it snow heavily
B.in Shimla air pressure is higher
C.it is at a higher altitude
D.Shimla receives heavy rainfall