SSC Geography Quiz

 

Question 1

October and November months give more rainfall to

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October and November are the months of retreating monsoon which gives rain in the Coromandal Coast.
Difficulty Level: Hard
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 2

Which of the following countries contributes the maximum to the world’s diamond supply?

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The world’s largest producers of natural diamonds are Russia, Congo and Botswana, all together accounting for 60% of the global diamond production. The government-run super-major ALROSA accounts for approximately 95% of all Russia diamond production.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 3

The Prime Meridian passes through________ ?

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A prime meridian is a meridian (a line of longitude) in a geographical coordinate system at which longitude is defined to be 0 °. A prime meridian and its opposite in a 360 °-system, the 180th meridian form a great circle. This great circle divides the sphere, e.g., the Earth, into two hemispheres.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 4

Which state has the smallest land area?

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Among all states of India, Goa has the smallest land area with 3,702 sq km of land.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 5

Which State called the ‘Rice-Bowl’ of India?

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The ‘Rice Bowl of India’ is the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 6

Ahmedabad is situated along the bank of

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Ahmedabad is located on the banks of the River Sabarmati in the northern part of Gujarat and the western part of India. It is located at 23.03 °N 72.58 °E spanning an area of 205 km ². The average elevation is 53 metres. There are 2 main lakes located in the city limits – the Kankaria lake, and the Vastapur lake. Kankaria lake, located in Maninagar, is an artificial lake developed by Qutb-ud-din Aybak in 1451.

Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 7

Match correctly the following deserts and their location by choosing the correct response;
Desert
a. Kalahari
b. Atacama
c. Thar.
d. Great Victoria
Location
1. South America
2. Australia
3. Africa
4. Asia

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Kalahari Desert: a large semi-arid sandy savannah in southern Africa; Atacama Desert: the driest hot desert in the world, located in South America,; Thar Desert: a large, arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent, and Great Victoria: a sparsely populated desert area in Western Australia and South Australia.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 8

Wildlife Protection Act was implemented in India in

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The Wild Life Protection Act was implemented in India in 1972. It provides for protection to listed species of flora and fauna and establishes a network of ecologically – important protected areas.
Hence, option A is correct.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 9

Which of the following is the largest Archipelago in the world?

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Correct Answer

An archipelago is a chain, cluster or collection of islands. Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world, covering an area almost the size of Australia. But only 20% is land – the rest is water.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

Question 10

Which one of the following is the correct sequence of passes when one travels along the Himalayas from Kashmir to Sikkim?

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Zoji La is a high mountain pass in India, Kashmir, located on the Indian National Highway 1D between Srinagar and Leh. Shipki La is a mountain pass and border post on the India-China border. Nathu La is a mountain pass in the Himalayas. It connects the Indian state of Sikkim with China’s Tibet Autonomous Region.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Correct Attempts: 0%
Topic: Geography

SSC Geography Quiz

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