Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

In which type of rocks are coal and petroleum found ?

 

Granite       

Igneous      

Metamorphic      

Sedimentary

QUESTION 2

Which of the following regions of the world is most thickly populated ?

 

East Asia            

South Asia      

North-West Europe              

North and South America

QUESTION 3

What approximately is the percentage of the world population concentrated in Asia?

 

17%    

39%      

58%       

73%

QUESTION 4

The maping of which of the following is most difficult?

 

Mountains       

Plateaus and Plains              

Interior of the Earth         

Oceans and their depth

QUESTION 5

The deepest mine in the world (about 4 km deep) is in the Continent of

 

Africa      

Asia     

North America     

South America

QUESTION 6

Kanha National Park belongs to which one among the following biogeographical areas in the world?

 

Tropical Moist Forests    

Tropical Sub-humid Forests   

Tropical Humid Forests   

Tropical Dry Forests

QUESTION 7

The broken hills famous for zinc and lead are located in

 

Germany   

Turkey   

France      

Australia

QUESTION 8

Which one among the following is not an important factor of climate of an area?

 

Longitude 

Latitude       

Altitude      

Distance from the sea

QUESTION 9

South Pacific island nation Samoa, positioned to the east of the International Date Line, on May 2011 decided to forego a day and shift of the time zone on its west. The reason for this shifting is to

 

facilitate trade with Australia and New Zealand       

facilitate smooth internal administration throughout the country          a

ttain political stability in the country     

promote tourism industry in the country

QUESTION 10

Jaina HIll is located in which of the following Indian State?

 

Karnataka      

Tamil Nadu      

Kerala   

Andhra Pradesh