Indian Geography MCQ Questions with Answer
Q41. Which Himalayan peak is also called as Sagarmatha-
(a) Nanga Parvat
(c) Mt. Everest
Q42. Consider the following statements:
- The boundaries of a National Park are defined by legislation.
- A Biosphere Reserve is declared to conserve a few specific species of flora and fauna.
- In a Wildlife Sanctuary, limited biotic interference is permitted.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) 1, 2 and 3
Q43. Green Revolution was the result of adoption of New Agricultural Strategy which was introduced in 20th Century during decade of
Q44. Which is the eastern most peak of Himalaya?
(a) Namcha Barwa
Q45. India is a party to the Ramsar Convention and has declared many areas as Ramsar sites. Which of the following statements best describes as to how we should maintain these sites in the context of this convention?
(a) Keep all the sites completely inaccessible to man so that they will not be exploited.
(b) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach and permit tourism and recreation only.
(c) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach for a period without any exploitation, with specific criteria and specific period for each site, and then allow sustainable use of them by future generations.
(d) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach and allow their simultaneous sustainable use.
Q46. Saffron is produced in U.P in–
(a) Tarai Region
(b) Hilly Region
(c) Plain Area
(d) Plateau Area
Q47. Which statement is correct?
(a) Mahadev Mountains are in the west of Maikal Mountains
(b) Mahadev Mountains are the part of Karnataka Plateau
(c) Mahadev Mountains are in the East of Plateau of Chotanagpur
(d) Mahadev Mountains are part of Aravalli Range.
Q48. Tamil Nadu is a leading producer of mill-made cotton yarn in the country. What could be the reason?
- Black cotton soil is the predominant type of soil in the State.
- Rich pool of skilled labor is available.
Which of the above is/are the correct reasons?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q49. Which is the highest river basin of Peninsular India-
Q50. The lower Gangetic plain is characterized by humid climate with high temperature throughout the year.
Which one among the following pairs of crops is most suitable for this region?
(a) Paddy and Cotton
(b) Wheat and Jute
(c) Paddy and Jute
(d) Wheat and Cotton