Geography multiple choice questions for UPSC, IAS, State PSC and other Exams

This page contains General Studies subject wise Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) on Physical Geography, Indian Geography, Climatology, Oceanography, World Geography and Map base Geography. It really helps to take a look at these questions and even better if one try to solve them in timely manner.

These General Studies subject wise MCQs are completely based on syllabus and patter of different exams including UPSC CSE, State PSCs, SSC, CDS, CLAT and other competitive Exams.

21. 

Which of the following strait pass between Malaysia and the Sumatra island of Indonesian ?

1. Malacca strait 2. Florida Strait
3. Strait of Gibraltar 4. Bering Strait



22. 

Which of the following is/are true about "Igneous rocks".

1) Formed with the solidification of magma or lava
2) Don't have strata or layers
3) Don't have fossils
4) Formed above the earth's surface only.

1. 1 & 2 2. 1,2 & 4
3. 1 and 3 only 4. 1, 2 and 3



23. 

Which of the following is most heaviest and highly fluid element ?

1. Basalt 2. Olivine
3. Andesite 4. Granite



24. 

Diversion boundary is build between which of the following two plates ?

1. Oceanic-Oceanic 2. Oceanic-Continental
3. Continental-Continental 4. None



25. 

Lake "Victoria" os surrounded by which of the following counries ?

1) Tanzania
2) Kenya
3) Uganda
4) Zambia

1. 1 & 4 2. 1,2 & 4
3. 1 & 3 4. 1, 2 and 3



26. 

Which of the following strait separates Istanbul and Turkey ?

1. Bosphorus Strait 2. Strait of Malacca
3. Strait of Gibraltar 4. Strait of Hormuz



27. 

"San Andreas" fault, is located in which of the following country ?

1. USA 2. France
3. Canada 4. Zambia



28. 

Which of the following is true about "Fold Mountains" ?

1) Fold mountains are generated because of horizontal collision of plates.
2) Extensive mountain chain, covering a large area.
3) Very high in their heights.
4) Sedimentary deposit of marine origins.

1. 1 & 2 2. 1,2 & 4
3. 1 & 3 4. 1, 2, 3 and 4



29. 

Which of the following mountain separates Europe and Asia.

1. Mount Catherine 2. Ural Mountains
3. Jebel Shams 4. Damavand Mountains



30. 

"Deosai Plateau" is located in which of the following country ?

1. Afganistan 2. China
3. Pakistan 4. India