General Knowledge MCQ-Indian Geography Set-5

1.Which of the following mountain passes lies outside India ?

  1.  Khyber
  2.  Bomdila
  3.  Bara Lacha La
  4.  Shipkila

2. Which of the following two states are largest producers of Coal in India?

  1. Jharkhand & Chhattisgarh
  2. Madhya Pradesh & Orissa
  3. Bihar & West Bengal
  4. Andhra Pradesh & Chhattisgarh

3. Which of the following passes and locations is/are wrongly matched?

A. Zojila and Burzil – Jammu & Kashmir

B. Bara Lapcha La and Shipki La – Uttar Pradesh

C. Thaga La, Niti Pass and Lipu Lekh – Himachal Pradesh

D. Nathu La and Jelep La – Sikkim

  1.  A and B
  2.  B and C
  3.  C and D
  4.  A, B and C

4. Which of the following is the main difference between the Western and Eastern Ghats?

  1.  Height
  2.  Continuity
  3.  Proximity to the coast
  4.  Vegetation

5. Jonk River, Ib River, Ong River & Tel river are tributaries of which of the following rivers?

  1. Godavari
  2. Krishna
  3. Mahanadi
  4. Narmada

6. Which one of the following statements is wrong regarding the “Norwesters” of Bengal?

  1.  It is caused due to strong surface heating
  2.  It originates in the Chhotanagpur plateau region
  3.  It is a kind of thunderstorm
  4.  None of the above

7. The average annual temperature of a meteorological station is 26°C, its average annual rainfall is 63 cm and the annual range of temperature is 9° The station in question is:

  1.  Allahabad
  2.  Chennai
  3.  Cherapunji
  4.  Mumbai

8. Arunachal Himalayas is inhabited by numerous ethnic tribes. Identify those tribes

I. Monpa

II. Lepcha

III. Dafla

IV. Nishi

  1.  I and II only
  2.  I,III and IV only
  3.  II and III
  4.  All

9. Arrange the following eastern Hills as per their general alignment from north to south:

I. Patkai Bum

II. Mizo Hills

III. Naga Hills

IV. Manipur Hills

  1.  I,II,III,IV
  2.  II,IV,III,I
  3.  I,III,IV,II
  4.  III,II,I,IV

10.Loktak lake is situated in the state of

  1.  Meghalaya
  2.  Assam
  3.  Tripura
  4.  Manipur

11. The length of coastline is about-

  1. 5900 km
  2. 6100 km
  3. 7000 km
  4. 7500 km

12. Which state has the largest coastline in India?

  1. Gujarat
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Karnataka

13. The Karakoram Highways connects which of the following pairs of countries?

  1. India – Nepal
  2. India – China
  3. India – Pakistan
  4. Pakistan – China

 

14. Kalgoorlie and Coolgardie – places famous for gold mines are located in:

  1. Australia
  2. USA
  3. England
  4. South Africa

15.Tadoba national park known for sheltering tiger panther and bear is located in:

  1. Assam
  2. Chandrapur  
  3. Karnataka
  4. Tamil Nadu

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