Geography Of India

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PSC Preliminay Quiz Geography of India


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  • 1. 
    Tapti river rises from
    • A. 

      Amarkantak

    • B. 

      Mahadev Hill

    • C. 

      Satpura Ranges

    • D. 

      Vindhya Ranges

  • 2. 
    HIghest peak in Peninsular India
    • A. 

      KanchaJunga

    • B. 

      Anaimudi

    • C. 

      Kalsubai

    • D. 

      Mahabaleswar

  • 3. 
    Lechas tribes are from
    • A. 

      Sikkim

    • B. 

      Meghalaya

    • C. 

      Uralis

    • D. 

      Warlis

  • 4. 
    Mikiri tribes from
    • A. 

      Nagaland

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Rajasthan

    • D. 

      Madhya p

  • 5. 
    Malabar coast is wider than konkan coast?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Both are same

    • D. 

      Can't tell

  • 6. 
    Jog falls on river
    • A. 

      Indravati

    • B. 

      Tungabdra

    • C. 

      Shravanti

    • D. 

      Chambal

  • 7. 
    Monsoon orgination was propounded by
    • A. 

      Swaminathan

    • B. 

      Vikas swaroop

    • C. 

      JM Keynes

    • D. 

      Heley

  • 8. 
    Brahmaputra takes U-turn to enter india around this mountain
    • A. 

      Nanda Devi

    • B. 

      Everest

    • C. 

      Dhaulagiri

    • D. 

      Namcha barva

  • 9. 
    HIghest peak in Satpura Range
    • A. 

      Kalsubhai

    • B. 

      Mahabaleswar

    • C. 

      Mt abu

    • D. 

      Dhupgarh

  • 10. 
    Blue mountain is located in
    • A. 

      Khasi Hills

    • B. 

      Garo Hills

    • C. 

      Mizo HIlls

    • D. 

      Naga Hills

  • 11. 
    State which shares boundary with only one state
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Arunachal pradesh

    • C. 

      Tripura

    • D. 

      Meghalaya

  • 12. 
    Ganga takes right turn around this hills to flow into bay of bengal
    • A. 

      Raj mahal hills

    • B. 

      Shivalik hills

    • C. 

      Vindhya ranges edge

    • D. 

      Ram garh hills

  • 13. 
    Himalayas run a distance approx.
    • A. 

      1200km

    • B. 

      900km

    • C. 

      1500km

    • D. 

      2500km

  • 14. 
    Largest Oil producing state in india
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Maharastra

    • C. 

      Gujarat

    • D. 

      Andhra Pradesh

  • 15. 
    Khadar is a
    • A. 

      Old alluvium

    • B. 

      New alluvium

    • C. 

      Peat soil

    • D. 

      Laterite soil

  • 16. 
    Black color of Regur solis is due to
    • A. 

      Fe

    • B. 

      Fe & aluminium

    • C. 

      Fe & Lime

    • D. 

      Fe & Mg

  • 17. 
    Arrange the folowing erosions in order of occurence?- rill erosion -sheet erosion- gully erosion
    • A. 

      Rill, sheet, gully

    • B. 

      Sheet, rill, gully

    • C. 

      Gully, sheet, rilll

    • D. 

      3- erosions are independent of each other

  • 18. 
    River famous for badland topography
    • A. 

      Yamuna

    • B. 

      Son

    • C. 

      Betwa

    • D. 

      Chambal

  • 19. 
    Desert area in india is approx.
    • A. 

      1 lakh sqkms

    • B. 

      2 lakh sqkms

    • C. 

      3 lakhs

    • D. 

      4 lakhs

  • 20. 
    Indian soils are divided into how many types by ICAR -delhi
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      9

  • 21. 
    Soil survey of india is setup in
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1956

    • C. 

      1984

    • D. 

      1884

  • 22. 
    This soil is famous for plantation crops like tea, coffee
    • A. 

      Alluvial

    • B. 

      Red soils

    • C. 

      Laterite

    • D. 

      Forest soils

  • 23. 
    To overcome the salty nature of Alkaline soils ______________ is added
    • A. 

      Fertilizers

    • B. 

      Potash extensively

    • C. 

      Gypsum

    • D. 

      Phosphoric acid

  • 24. 
    Study of Soils
    • A. 

      Hydology

    • B. 

      Pedology

    • C. 

      Petrology

    • D. 

      Geology

  • 25. 
    LArgest producer of Raw silk in india
    • A. 

      Jammu

    • B. 

      Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Karanataka

    • D. 

      Himachal Pradesh