Physical Geography (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Consider the following statements: [2002]
1. In equatorial regions, the year is divided into four main seasons
2. In Mediterranean region, summer receives more rain.
3. In China type climate; rainfall occurs throughout the year
4. Tropical highlands exhibit vertical zonation of different climates
Which of these statements are correct?

2. What is the average distance (approximate) between the Sun and the Earth? [2007]

3. For short-term climatic predictions, which one of the following events, detected in the last decade, is associated with occasional weak monsoon rains in the India sub-continent? [2002]

4. In which one of the following oceans Diamantine Trench situated? [2006]

5. Assertion (A): 60 - 65 latitudes in both the hemispheres have a low pressure belt instead of high pressure.
Reason (R): The low pressure areas are permanent over oceans rather than on land. [2002]

6. Which one of the following reflects back more sunlight as compared to other three? [2010]

7. Where is the volcanic mountain, Mount St. Helens is located? [2005]

8. For India, China, the UK and the USA, which one of the following is the correct sequence of the median age of their populations? [2008]

9. Assertion (A) : The same face of the Moon is always presented to the Earth.
Reason (R): The Moon rotates about its own axis in 23 and half days which is about the same time that is takes to orbit the Earth. [2005]

10. Assertion (A): The amount of moisture in the atmosphere is related to latitude
Reason (R): The capacity to hold moisture in the form of water vapour is related to temperature. [2003]

General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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