Geography GK Quiz for SSC/FCI Exams

Geography - GK Quiz
Geography GK Quiz for SSC/FCI Exams Set-26:
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). Which one of the following is a great circle?
a)    Tropic of Cancer
b)    Tropic Of Capricorn
c)    Arctic Circle
d)    Equator

2). The pedogenic regime of calcification is commonly associated with
a)    Coastal areas
b)    Mid- Latitude & Steppe lands
c)    Cool temperature areas
d)    Hot, humid areas

3). In which region can the phenomenon of midnight sun be observed?
a)    In warm temperate regions
b)    In the tropical zone
c)    Anywhere at the time of Solar eclipse
d)    In the Arctic and Antarctic regions

4). Laterisation occurs in
a)    Cool temperate areas
b)    Warm, humid areas
c)    Poorly drained areas
d)    Riverine tracts

5). The rate of erosion in a stream is highest where
a)    Velocity is more
b)    The river joins the sea
c)    Depth is greater
d)    Breadth is greater

6). The indigenous people living in the steppes of the Russia are the
a)    Tuareg
b)    Bushmen
c)    Bhils
d)    Kirghiz

7). The pedogenic regime with which the movement of salts to the upper layers of soils is associated is
a)    Laterisation
b)    Calcification
c)    Gleization
d)    Podzolisation

8). Iron is obtained mostly from
a)    Siderite
b)    Iron pyrites
c)    Haematite
d)    Magnetite

9). Which country is the leading producer of cement?
a)    Russia
b)    France
c)    USA
d)    India

10). Area drained by a river is called
a)    Valley
b)    Plateau
c)    Basin
d)    Flood Plain

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