Geography Quiz for Upcoming 2016-17 Exams


1.Which country falls in all three natural regions Hot desert, Mediterranean and Cool temperate type of climate ?
(a) Chile
(b) Israel
(c) Lebanon
(d)None of the above

2.Which vegetation is called natural cattle country ?
(a) Savanna
(b) Downs
(c) Selva
(d) Prairies

3.Which one of the following deserts is famous for its deposits of nitrates ?
(a) Atacama
(b) Kalahari
(c) Gobi
(d)Sahara

4. Tropical deciduous or monsoonal forests occur in :
(a) Siberia, Alaska, USA, Canada
(b) New Zealand, Spain, Portugal, France
(c) Netherlands, Russia, Norway, UK
(d) Burma, India, Thailand, Brazil

5.Postaz are temperate grassland in :
(a) Australia
(b) South Africa
(c)Hungary
(d) Egypt

6. Deciduous trees are those :
(a) that grow up straight
(b) that grow plenty in dry places
(c) that never bear fruits
(d) that shed their leaves during a certain season

7. Which of the following natural regions is not found in the Torrid Zone ?
(a) Equatorial forests
(b) Monsoon regions
(c) Temperate deserts
(d) Tropical grasslands

8. Match the following :
Mineral Producing     Area
A. Iron ore                1.Arkansas
B. Copper                 2. Cuba 
C. Aluminium            3. Kazakhstan
D. Nickel                   4 .Krivoy Rog.
    A B C D
(a) 1 2 4 3
(b) 1 3 4 2
(c) 4 2 1 3
(d) 4 3 1 2

9. Long treeless grassy palms are characteristics of
(a) Campos
(b) Llanos
(c) Pampas
(d) Prairies

10. The Mediterranean lands are often called the Worlds:
(a) grazing lands
(b) forest lands
(c) orchard lands
(d) paddy lands