Social Science (Geography) Quiz For CTET Exam 2017


1.In which city of India is the Gol Gumbaz mosque?
a.Hyderabad
b.Bijapur
c.Secunderabad
d.Gulbarga
2. Which city is known as the ‘Manchester of South India’?
a.Chennai
b.Coimbatore
c.Bangalore
d.Madurai

3.What is the time difference (in hours) between GMT and IST (Indian Standard Time)?
a.Five
b.Six
c.Six and a half
d.Five and a half

4.Which is India’s smallest state in terms of area?
a.Sikkim
b.Tripura
c.Nagaland
d.Goa
5.Which city of India stands on the River Hooghly?
a.Lucknow
b.Kolkata (Calcutta)
c.Ahmedabad
d.Agra
6.In which city of India is the Victoria Memorial?
a.Bombay
b.Delhi
c.Kolkata (Calcutta)
d.Jaipur

7.Name the strait dividing India and Sri Lanka.
a.Magellan Strait
b.Palk Strait
c.Bass Strait
d.Bering Strait
8.Which State in India is called the ‘Land of Five Rivers’?
a.Uttar Pradesh
b.Punjab
c.Haryana
d.Bihar
9.On which river is the Bhakra Nangal Dam of India built?
a.Yamuna
b.Ganga
c.Sutlej
d.Brahmaputra
10.Which city in India is called the ‘Lake City’?
a.Udaipur
b.Jaipur
c.Raipur
d.Jodhpur