Geography MCQs Day 5 Questions

Geography questions for 27/04/2018

 

1 Scarborough shoal is a disputed territory among which of the following countries?

 

  1. China
  2. Philippines
  3. Taiwan
 

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

 

(A) 1 and 2 only

(B) 1 and 3 only

(C) 2 and 3 only

(D) 1, 2 and 3

 

2 Assumption Island is located in which of the following countries:

 

(A) Maldives

(B) Vietnam

(C) Seychelles

(D) None of these

3 Which of the following is considered as the driest desert in the world?

 

(A) Sahara

(B) Atacama

(C) Patagonian

(D) Mojave

 

4 With reference to the types of winds, consider the following:

 

  1. Fohn
  2. Mistral
  3. Westerly
  4. Sirocco
 

Which of these is/are a type of local wind?

 

(A) 1, 2 and 3 only

(B) 2, 3 and 4 only

(C) 1 and 3 only

(D) 1, 2 and 4 only

 

5 Which among the following countries boasts of the largest reservoir of natural gas in the world

 

(A) India

(B) China

(C) Russia

(D) USA

 

6 Which of the following is a landlocked country?

 

(A) Republic of Congo

(B) Ethiopia

(C) Ghana

(D) Cameroon

 

7 Which of the following country does not borders the Caspian Sea?

 

(A) Armenia

(B) Iran

(C) Turkmenistan

(D) Azerbaijan

 

8 Italy is surrounded by which of the following water bodies?

  1. Adriatic Sea
  2. Ionian Sea
  3. Aegean Sea
  4. Tyrrhenian Sea
 

Choose the correct answer from the following code:

 

(A) Only 1 and 2

(B) Only 1 and 3

(C) Only 3 and 4

(D) Only 1,2 and 4

 

9 Strait of Gibraltar connects which of the following water bodies?

 

(A) The Red Sea and the Arabian Sea

(B) Atlantic Sea and the Mediterranean Sea

(C) The Aegean Sea and Sea of Marmara

(D) Sea of Japan and Sea of Okhotsk

 

10 Arrange the following water bodies from east to west

 

  1. Banda Sea
  2. Arafura Sea
  3. Java Sea
  4. Coral Sea
 

Choose the answer from the following code:

 

(A) 4312

(B) 4213

(C) 2431

(D) 2413

 

11 Consider the following statements related to ASMITA Scheme:

 

  1. Ministry of women and child development is the nodal agency
  2. It aims to empower women by providing all-round support and training

Choose the correct answer from the following code:

 

(A) 1 Only

(B) 2 Only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

 

12 National mission on agriculture extension and technology (NMAET) comes under:

 

(A) Ministry of agriculture and farmers welfare

(B) Ministry of rural development

(C) Ministry of Science and technology

(D) Ministry of North eastern region

 

13 The Gender inequality index is released by which of the following organisation?

 

(A) United Nations development program

(B) World bank

(C) World economic forum

(D) UN Sustainable solutions development network

 

14 The Global Environment outlook is a series of reports periodically issued by which of the following organisation?

 

(A) World wildlife fund for Nature

(B) International Union for Conservation of Nature

(C) Intergovernmental panel for climate change

(D) United Nations Environment program

 

15 Consider the following statements:

 

  1. The world energy outlook is published by International energy agency(IEA)
  2. The recent world energy outlook report affirms that India is emerging as a major driving force in global energy trends
 

Choose the correct answer from the following code:

 

(A) 1 Only

(B) 2 Only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

 

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