Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

The resources which are found in a region but have not been utilised are called:

 

Renewable     

Non-renewable         

National       

Potential

QUESTION 2

At present, there are about ___ hectares of degraded land in India.

 

13 million     

30 million      

130 million      

310 million

QUESTION 3

Regur soil is the other name of

 

Black soil    

Alluvial soil     

Arid soil     

Laterite soil

QUESTION 4

Which soils develop a reddish colour due to diffusion of iron in crystalline and metamorphic rocks?

 

Laterite soil      

Arid soil      

Red and Yellow soils       

Alluvial soil

QUESTION 5

Laterite soil is developed in areas with

 

low temperature and low rainfall     

high temperature and low rainfall      

low temperature and heavy rainfall      

high temperature and heavy rainfall

QUESTION 6

In which of the following states is black soil found?

 

Jammu and Kashmir          

Gujarat      

Rajasthan      

Jharkhand

QUESTION 7

In which one of the following states is terrace cultivation practised?

 

Punjab          

Plains of Uttar Pradesh            

Haryana     

Uttrakhand

QUESTION 8

Which one of the following is the main cause of land degradation in Punjab?

 

Intensive cultivation      

Deforestation      

Over irrigation    

Overgrazing

QUESTION 9

Under which of the following type of resource can tidal energy be put?

 

Replenish able     

Human-made   

Abiotic  

Non-recyclable

QUESTION 10

Which one of the following type of resource is iron ore?

 

Renewable   

Biotic     

Flow   

Non-renewable