World Geography Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, State PCS,RRB,SSC Examinations Set-2

Q.1. Which among the following country is the world’s leading producer of synthetic industrial diamond?

[A] United states
[B] Congo
[C] China
[D] South Africa

Q.2. When did the formation of the Earth take place?

[A] 6.84 billion years ago
[B] 4.54 billion years ago
[C] 5.46 billion years ago
[D] 2.64 billion years ago

Q.3. Which among the following river islands is not located on the banks of river Brahmaputra?

[A] Majuli
[B] Dibru Saikhowa
[C] Umananda
[D] Srirangam

Q.4. Which is the saltiest major Ocean?

[A] Atlantic
[B] Pacific
[C] Indian
[D] Arctic

Q.5. Which among the following statements is/are correct about Mid-latitude forests?

  1. Mid-latitude forests have fewer species of trees per unit area than the topical ones.
  2. Pure stands of single species are common in these forests.

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

Q.6. For which of the following commodity / mineral the Shenshi and shanshi regions of China are world famous?

[A] Iron
[B] Coal
[C] Diamond
[D] Petroleum

Q.7. Which among the following units of the geological time is correctly arranged?

[A] Eon, Epoch, Era, Period, Age
[B] Eon, Period, Era, Epoch, Age
[C] Eon, Era, Period, Epoch, Age
[D] Period, Eon, Epoch, Period, Age

Q.8. Which among the following statements is correct about the Great Bear Lake?

[A] It is located in Sweden
[B] It is the largest lake situated within the Arctic circle
[C] It is the largest lake entirely within a country
[D] It is the second largest in North America

Q.9. Which among the following oceans has the largest number of oceanic deeps?

[A] Atlantic
[B] Pacific
[C] Indian
[D] Arctic

Q.10. Which among the following statements is/are correct about Tropical Woods?

  1. They are heavy
  2. Most tropical woods are hard.
  3. The balsa wood is among the lightest in weight and finds application in making boats and canoes.

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 2
[D] 1, 2 & 3

Q.11. What is the reason of Venus being the hottest planet of the Solar system?

[A] Proximity to Sun
[B] Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere
[C] High speed of Rotation
[D] Presence of powerful magnetic field

Q.12. Which among the following is not a part of the Mesozoic Era?

[A] Jurassic
[B] Triassic
[C] Cretaceous
[D] Carboniferous

Q.13. Mt. Trich Mir is the highest peak in which among the following mountain ranges?

[A] Hindukush
[B] Arakan Yoma
[C] Ural
[D] Atlas

Q.14. Which among the following pairs of ocean relief features is/are correct matched?

  1. Seamounts – Flat topped mountains
  2. Guyots – Mountains with pointed Summits

Select the code from the options given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

Q.15. Which among the following has played an important role in the transition from open-ranch to the organised ranch in US?

[A] Shelter Belts
[B] Bunds
[C] Fencing of land
[D] Terrace Farming

Q.16. Albert’s Landing Beach is situated in which country?

[A] United States
[B] United Kingdom
[C] Thailand
[D] India

Q.17. In which Era does the Supercontinent Pangaea separate?

[A] Mesozoic
[B] Cenozoic
[C] Paleozoic
[D] Neoproterozoic

Q.18. Which among the following mountains is not a part of the Baltoro Himalayan Range?

[A] K2
[B] Lhotse
[C] Broad Peak
[D] Gasherbrum

Q.19. Which among the following is/are major determinants of ocean temperature?

  1. Latitude
  2. Ocean Currents
  3. Local Factors
  4. Unequal distribution of Land and Water
  5. Density of water

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 2 & 4
[B] Only 1, 2 & 4
[C] Only 1, 2, & 5
[D] 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5

Q.20. Where did the practice of Sericulture originate?

[A] China
[B] India
[C] West Asia
[D] Russia

Q.21. Which among the following galaxies looks like a flattened ball ?

[A] Irregular galaxy
[B] Spiral galaxy
[C] Elliptical galaxy
[D] Spiral barred galaxy

Q.22. The Conrad Discontinuity separates which two layers of the Earth?

[A] The outer and the inner crust
[B] The upper and the lower mantle
[C] The mantle and the core
[D] The inner core and the outer core

Q.23. Where are the Salisbury Plains located?

[A] France
[B] England
[C] New Zealand
[D] Australia

Q.24. Which among the following is/are correct about Coral Bleaching?

  1. El Nino elevates the sea temperature and destroys coral reefs.
  2. Over-fishing, pollution from agricultural and industrial runoff, coral mining, development of industrial areas near coral ecosystems adversely impact corals.

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

Q.25. Which among the following countries is/are the leading producers of Tin?

  1. China
  2. Peru
  3. Brazil

Select the correct code from the options given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 2
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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