Wednesday, May 22, 2019

WBCS Polity and Constitution MCQs Prelims and Mains

Indian Geography - Learn Through MCQ P7

61. Which one of the following is most prone to an earthquake?
(A) Oil shields
(B) All of the above
(C) High hill-tops
(D) Young folded mountain
Correct Answer: [D] Young folded mountain.

62. The largest petroleum refinery in India is
(A) Koyali
(B) Trombay
(C) Mathura
(D) Digboi
Correct Answer: [C] Mathura.

63. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(A) Raniganj coalfields —West Bengal
(B) Talcher coalfields — Orissa
(C) Kamapura coalfields Jharkhand
(D) Singareni coalfields — Madhya Pradesh
Correct Answer: [D] Singareni coalfields — Madhya Pradesh.

64. Which one of the following places is located at the confluence of Alakananda & Bhagirathi?
(A) Rudraprayag
(B) Karnaprayag
(C) Vishnuprayag
(D) Devaprayag
Correct Answer: [D] Devaprayag.

65. Which Sanctuary in Kerala is known for elephants?
(A) Chandraprabha
(B) Kanha Agriculture
(C) Parakal
(D) Periyar
Correct Answer: [D] Periyar.

66. Unlike other parts of the Indian Coast, the fishing industry has not developed along the Saurashtra Coast because
(A) The seawater is relatively more saline
(B) Of industrial development leading to widespread pollution of the coastal area
(C) There are few indentations suitable for fishing
(D) Of overwhelming dependence on agriculture and animal husbandry
Correct Answer: [D] Of overwhelming dependence on agriculture and animal husbandry.

67. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(A) Dodagiri : Nilgiris
(B) Mahendragiri : Eastern Ghats
(C) Dhupgarh : Satpura
(D) Panchmarhi: Mahadev
Correct Answer: [D] Panchmarhi: Mahadev.

68. Which one of the following mountain range is latest in its origin?
(A) Siwaliks
(B) Satpura
(C) Greater Himalayas
(D) Vindhyas
Correct Answer: [C] Greater Himalayas.

69. The highest waterfall in India is
(A) Sivasundaram Formation of potholes in river beds is an example of (A) Hydration
(B) Corrosion
(C) Erosion(B) Attrition(C) Hogenakal
(D) Jog
Correct Answer: [D] Jog.

70. Which State is called the 'Sugar Bowl' of India
(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Bihar
(C) Uttar Pradesh
(D) Punjab
Correct Answer: [C] Uttar Pradesh.


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