Quiz 263 – Indian Geography (Practice Paper)

1. North East monsoons bring rain to parts of India during-

(a) Summer

(b) Autumn

(c) Winter

(d) None


2. Cauvery originates in-

(a) Brahmgir hills

(b) Neelamalai hills

(c) Palri hills

(d) Cardamon hills


3. Shiwaliks are alsoconsidered as part of the –

(a) Western Ghats

(b) Aravalis

(c) Himalayas

(d) Eastern ghats


4. Alluvial soil are rich in-

(a) phosphorous

(b) salinity

(c) potash

(d) lime


5. The highest peak, Everest, is in-

(a) Nepal

(b) Sikkim

(c) Uttar Pradesh

(d) Bhutan


6. The Himalayas wereformed in-

(a) carboniferous period

(b) mesozoic period

(c) coenozoic period

(d) tertiary period


7. Red soil are usually distributed-

(a) around Shiwaliks

(b) around Thar desert

(c) around Deccan Plateau

(d) all over India


8. Most of the deltas in India are found along the-

(a) Eastern Coast

(b) North-Eastern Coast

(c) Western Coast

(d) None


9. Petroleum deposits are found in the areas of-

(a) permeable sedimentary rocks

(b) metamorphic rocks

(c) impermeablerocks

(d) igneous rocks


10. The “Burst in” of the monsoon occurs over Kerala by-

(a) First week of the June

(b) First week of the May

(c) First week of the August

(d) First week of the July



  1. (c)
  2. (a)
  3. (c)
  4. (c)
  5. (a)
  6. (d)
  7. (c)
  8. (a)
  9. (a)
  10. (a)

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