Monday, March 30, 2020

WBCS Polity and Constitution MCQs Prelims and Mains

Indian Geography MCQs type for UPSC, SSC, State PSC, WBCS, WBPSC P36

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176. The land area of India is what percent of the total land area of the World?
(A) 2.4
(B) 2.9
(C) 3.4
(D) 3.6

Correct Answer: [A] 2.4.
Explanation: If you think of total area irrespective of land or non-land(water, ice) then India contains 0.54 percent of the World areas
177. The tropic of cancer does not pass through
(A) Mizoram
(B) Tripura
(C) Jharkhand
(D) Odisha

Correct Answer: [D] Odisha.
Explanation: 23.5 degrees North Lattitude or Tropic of Cancer pass through almost middle of India. It passes through seven Indian States. These are Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh, West Bengal, Tripura, and Mizoram. Mahi river crosses this line twice.
178. Toto' is a primitive tribal community found in which district of West Bengal?
(A) Kalingpong
(B) Darjeeling
(C) Alipureduar
(D) Dinajpur

Correct Answer: [C] Alipureduar.
179. In 1956 as a result of State reorganization act, the part of Bihar included in West Bengal and named Puruliya. What is the name of this district earlier?
(A) Singbhum
(B) Manbhum
(C) Rohilakhand
(D) Malkhed

Correct Answer: [B] Manbhum.
180. Which Indian state has the largest installation of wind power
(A) Gujarat
(B) Karnataka
(C) Maharastra
(D) Tamil Nadu

Correct Answer: [D] Tamil Nadu.


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