Geography GK Quiz for SSC/FCI Exams

Geography - GK Quiz
Geography GK Quiz for SSC/FCI Exams Set-23:
The List of Important GK questions from Geography for SSC/FCI Exams were given here, Candidates those who are preparing for the SSC and all other competitive Exams can use this material.

1).The Pacific Ring of Fire is associated with­­­­­­­­_________.
a)    Thermal power stations
b)    Volcanoes and earthquakes
c)    Oil well fires
d)    Forest fires

2).The rocks in the Himalayan system are mainly
a)    dyke
b)    igneous
c)    plutonic   
d)    sedimentary  

3).India is the seventh largest country in the world. It occupies about _________ per cent of world area.
a)    2.6   
b)    2.4
c)    4.2
d)    3.5

4).Which of the following has the oldest rocks in the India?
a)    The Siwaliks   
b)    The Himalayas
c)    The Aravallis
d)    The Satpura range

5).The Red Sea is an example of a __________.
a)    Faulted structure  
b)    Lava structure 
c)    Residual structure
d)    Folded structure

6).Echo-Sounding is the technique applied to __________.
a)    Record the density of air in the atmosphere
b)    Record earthquake waves
c)    Measure the depth of the sea
d)    Measure the amplitude of sound waves

7).Which year Indian states first organized on a linguistic basis?
a)    1956  
b)    1947
c)    1948
d)    1950

8).The total area of India is about ________.
a)    33 lakh sq.km
b)    34 lakh sq.km
c)    32 lakh sq.km
d)    31 lakh sq.km

9).On which of the rivers is the famous Kariba Dam situated?
a)    Nile
b)    Amazon
c)     Niger  
d)    Zambezi

10).The southern most limit of India is
a)    8⁰ 6’ N latitude
b)    8⁰ 4’ N latitude
c)    8⁰ 2’ N latitude
d)    4⁰ 6’ N latitude


Answers:                         
1). b) 2). d) 3). b) 4). c) 5). a) 6). c) 7). a) 8). a) 9). d) 10). b)