Quiz On Indian And World Geography With Answers: Set 15

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Quiz On Indian And World Geography With Answers: Set 15

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ___________ develops cracks when dry and soil swells when wet.
    • A. 

      Red soil

    • B. 

      Black soil

    • C. 

      Laterite soil

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    _________ soil owes its color to oxides of iron.
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Laterite

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 3. 
    The ________ soil requires least application of fertilizers as it naturally gets renewed.
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Laterite

    • D. 

      Alluvial

  • 4. 
    Name the kind of soil that predominates in the Sunderbans area.
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Laterite

    • D. 

      Alluvial

  • 5. 
    How can Wind erosion of soil be controlled?(i) the creation of wind breaks(ii) terrace cultivation(iii) irrigation(iv) the removal of vegetation
    • A. 

      I and iii

    • B. 

      Ii and iii

    • C. 

      I and ii

    • D. 

      Ii and iv

  • 6. 
    What does the Mountain soil contains?
    • A. 

      Clay

    • B. 

      Iron salts

    • C. 

      Coarse material

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    The __________ soil needs only little irrigation. This is because it retains soil moisture.
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Laterite

    • D. 

      Alluvial

  • 8. 
    In India, Soil erosion occurs in almost all the littoral states. Where is it most serious?
    • A. 

      Along the coast of Tamil Nadu

    • B. 

      Along the coast of Kerala

    • C. 

      Along the coast of Karnataka

    • D. 

      Along the coast of Odisha

  • 9. 
    The _______ state has very little area under alluvial soil.
    • A. 

      Madhya Pradesh

    • B. 

      Uttar Pradesh

    • C. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    In which soil, most plantations of tea, coffee & temperate fruits are laid out?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Mountain

    • D. 

      Alluvial

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