# MCQ Questions for Class 6 Geography Chapter 2 Globe Latitudes and Longitudes with Answers

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## Question 1.

Parallel of latitude of 66 ½° north is known as:
(a) Arctic circle
(b) Antarctic circle
(c) Longitude

## Question 2.

What is a globe?
(a) Earth
(b) True model of the earth
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of these

Answer: (b) True model of the earth

## Question 3.

The Arctic Circle is located in the
(a) Western hemisphere
(b) Southern hemisphere
(c) Northern hemisphere
(d) Eastern hemisphere

## Question 4.

Which of the following are shown on the globe in their true size?
(a) Countries
(b) Continents
(d Oceans
(d) All of these

## Question 5.

The 0 degree Meridian is also known as
(a) Prime Standard
(b) Prime Meridian
(c) Equator Prime
(d) Greenfield

## Question 6.

The line which cut the world into north and south latitude
(a) Equator
(b) Latitude
(c) Longitude
(d) Prime meridian

## Question 7.

Movement of a heavenly body on its axis is called:
(a) Rotation
(b) Longitude
(c) Axis movement

## Question 8.

What is called a needle fixed through the globe in a tilted manner?
(a) Orbit
(b) Axis
(c) Latitude
(d) Longitude

## Question 9.

Describe the shape of the Earth?
(a) A sphere which bulges at the poles and flattens at the centre
(b) A sphere which flattens at the poles and bulges at the centre
(c) A sphere which bulges at the poles and at the centre
(d) A perfect sphere

Answer: (b) A sphere which flattens at the poles and bulges at the centre

## Question 10.

The number of parallels of latitude are:
(a) 80
(b) 180
(c) 360

## Question 11.

The total number of meridians across the globe is
(a) 180
(b) 360
(c) 90
(d) 181

## Question 12.

The Frigid Zone lies near:
(a) The Poles
(b) The Tropic of Capricorn
(c) The Equator
(d) The Tropic of Cancer

## Question 13.

The number of parallels of latitude are:
(a) 80
(b) 180
(c) 360

## Question 14.

Name one of the following parallels of latitudes as Tropic of Cancer.
(a) 0°
(b) 23° 30′ S
(c) 23° 30′ N
(d) 66° 30′ N

## Question 15.

The Prime Meridian passes through
(a) Greenwood
(b) Greenfield
(c) Greenwhich
(d) Greenwich

## Question 16.

What divides the earth into the eastern and western hemisphere?
(a) prime meridian
(b) north pole
(c) Equator

## Question 17.

Dibrugarh is located in
(a) Assam
(b) Nagaland
(d) Mizoram

## Question 18.

Northern half of the Earth is known as the _ and the southern half is known as the _.
(a) Northern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere.
(b) Eastern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere.
(c) Northern Hemisphere and Western Hemisphere.
(d) Southern Hemisphere and Northern Hemisphere.

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## Question 19.

What is the time difference between the time of Dwarka in Gujarat and time of Dibrugarh in Assam?
(a) 2 hours
(b) 1 hour and 30 minutes
(c) hour and 45 minutes
(d) 5 hours and 30 minutes

Answer: (c) hour and 45 minutes

## Question 20.

The number of time zone in Russia are:
(a) 5
(b) 2
(c) 1