SSC CGL GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS SET 11

Set 11 SSC CGL Geography Questions with answers.

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SSC CGL GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS SET 11

 
1.Wet tropical deciduous forests are found in –
A)The Shiwalks
B)Central India
C)Deccan plateau
D)None of the above

2.‘Reserved forests’ are forests –
A)reserved for hunting
B)reserved for commercial exploitation and prohibited for grazing
C)reserved for local use
D)reserved for growing medicinal herbs

3.Black soils is ideal for cultivation of cotton as –
A)Its colour is black
B)It can retain moisture
C)It is made up of lava
D)It is found on plateau regions

4.Which state in India has the largest area under forests?
A)Himachal Pradesh
B)Madhya Pradesh
C)Karnataka
D)Assam

5.The soils which have supported agriculture for centuries without much minoring or fallowing are—
A)alluvial and laterite soils
B)red and laterite soils
C)black and alluvial soils
D)laterite and black soils

6.The tropical deciduous plants special to the Deccan are –
A)Teak
B)Shisam
C)Sandalwood
D)Sal

7.The Periyar Game Sanctuary in Kerala is renowned for –
A)Tiger
B)Wild elephant
C)Lion
D)Spotted deer

8.Economically, the most important forests of India are—
A)Tidal forests
B)Thorn forests
C)Evergreen forests
D)Tropical deciduous forests

9.‘White coal’ is –
A)Uranium
B)Hydro-electricity
C)Ice
D)Diamond

10.Which of the following is a trans-Himalayan river?
A)Ganga
B)Yamuna
C)Sutlej
D)Ravi

11.Beas flows through the State of –
A)Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan
B)Punjab, Haryana and Jammu
C)Punjab, and Himachal Pradesh
D)Punjab and Haryana

12.Which of the following river makes an estuary?
A)Cauvery
B)Krishna
C)Narmada
D)Ganga

13.The river Damodar ends in—
A)River Ganga
B)River Hoogly
C)The Bay of Bengal
D)Salt lake

14.River Tapti rises from—
A)Vindhyas
B)Aravalis
C)Satpura range
D)Amarkantak plateau

15.The source of the Brahmaputra is—
A)Pindari glacier
B)A glacier near the Mansarovar lake
C)Somewhere near Tibet
D)Punjab

16.The most important uranium ore deposits occur in-
A)Canada
B)Zaire
C)Pakistan
D)China

17.The Jog fall is situated on the –
A)Tapti river
B)Sharavati river
C)Cauvery river
D)Bhima river

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