Geography of India Objective Questions

By | June 22, 2016

Geography of India question answer is available to download , Prepare Geography MCQ’s for your Govt tests

Q1. The percentage of irrigated land in India is about

A. 45
B. 65
C. 35
D. 25

Q2. The pass located at the southern end of the Nilgiri Hills in south India is called

A. the Palghat gap
B. the Bhorghat pass
C. the Thalgat pass
D. the Bolan pass

Q3. The present forest area of India, according to satellite data, is

A. increasing
C. static
D. decreasing in open forest area but increasing in closed forest area

Q4. The only private sector refinery set up by Reliance Petroleum Ltd. is located at

A. Guwahati
B. Jamnagar
C. Mumbai
D. Chennai

Q5. The zonal soil type of peninsular India belongs to

A. red soils
B. yellow soils
C. black soils
D. older alluvium

Q6. Which of the following groups of rivers originate from the Himachal mountains?

A. Beas, Ravi and Chenab
B. Ravi, Chenab and Jhelum
C. Sutlej, Beas and Ravi
D. Sutlej, Ravi and Jhelum


Q7. Which of the following groups of states has the largest deposits of iron ore?

A. Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka
B. Bihar and Orissa
C. Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra
D. West Bengal and Assam

Q8. The outer Himalayas lie between

A. the lease Himalayas and the Indo
Gangetic plain
B. the foot hills and the Indo
Gangetic plain
C. the greater Himalayas and the
lesser Himalayas
D. Indo-Gangetic plains and the


Q9. Which of the following drainage systems fall into Bay of Bengal?

A. Ganga, Brahmaputra and
B. Mahanadi, Krishna and Cauvery
C. Luni, Narnada and Tapti
D. Both (a) and (b)


Q10. The oldest oil refinery in India is at

A. Digboi, Assam
B. Haldia, near Kolkata
C. Koyali, near Baroda
D. Noonmati, Assam




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