world political geography - 02

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


1. Consider the following statements: [2006]
1. Length of a terrestrial mile is lesser than that of a nautical mile.
2. Harmattan is a dusty land-wind of the East African Coast.
3. Greece and Albania form a part of the Iberian Peninsula.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


2. Which one among the following rivers is the longest? [2007]


3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists:
Geographic feature - Country
A. Great Victoria Desert - 1. Australia
B. Grand Canyon - 2. Canada
C. Lake Winnipeg - 3. New Zealand
D. Southern Alps - 4. USA


4. Out of all the Biosphere Reserves in India, four have been recognized on the World Network by UNESCO. Which one of the following is not one of them? [2008]


5. In India, how many States share the coastline?



6. Through which one of the following groups of countries does the Equator pass? [2006]


7. Claims to the historical Macedonian territory have been a bone of contention between which of the following countries? [2006]


8. The largest coral reef in the world is found near the coast of which one of the following countries? [2007]


9. Where is Copacabana Beach located? [2007]


10. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the given continents in the decreasing order of their percentage of Earth's land? [2005]


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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