Geography Questions For SSC CGL Exam

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Dear Students, SSC CGL Pre 2017 Exam is scheduled tentatively in the month of AUGUST 2017. At SSC ADDA, we are providing Geography Quizof 15 important last year question. GS questions are also asked in SSC CPO and MTS Exam. SSC repeats many previous years questions. Every day, we provide quizzes on all the topics of General Studies. We have also provided study notes on GS topics. 

15 Important Geography Questions For SSC CGL Exam 2017:


Q1. Among the sources of power, India has largest reserves of 
(a) Coal 
(b) Oil 
(c) Natural gas 
(d) Atomic power

Q2.Which one of the following soils is most suitable for cotton cultivation? 
(A) Red soil 
(B) Black soil 
(C) Loamy soil 
(D) Laterite soil

Q3.Where is the International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) located? 
(A) Bengaluru 
(B) Hyderabad 
(C) Coimbatore 
(D) Machilipatnam

Q4. RanaPratapSagar is located in 
(a) Uttar Pradesh 
(b) Haryana 
(c) Maharashtra 
(d) Rajasthan

Q5. Shimsa hydroelectric station is located in 
(a) Karnataka 
(b) Andhra Pradesh 
(c) Tamil Nadu 
(d) Kerala

Q6. The Ban Sagar Project, under construction, is on the river
(a) Mahanadi 
(b) Indravati
(c) Sone
(d) Tapti 

Q7. The first hydroelectric power station was constructed in 1902 at 
(a) Mettur
(b) Pykara
(c) Kundah
(d) Sivasamudram

Q8. The greater potential for the generation of tidal power in India is available in the 
(a) Malabar Coast 
(b) Konkan Coast 
(c) Gujarat Coast 
(d) Coromandel Coast

Q9. The power plant at Manikaran based on geothermal energy is in the state of 
(a) Arunachal Pradesh 
(b) Himachal Pradesh 
(c) Jammu and Kashmir 
(d) Uttaranchal 

Q10.Renewable energy can be obtained from– 
(A) fossils 
(B) radioactive elements 
(C) biomass 
(D) natural gas

Q11. Which of the following has a potential for the harnessing of tidal energy in India? 
(a) Gulf of Cambay 
(b) Gulf of Mannar
(c) Backwaters of Kerala 
(d) Chilka lake

Q12. Which one of the following dams is not meant for irrigation? 
(a) BhavaniSagar
(b) Sivasamudram
(c) KrishnarajaSagar
(d) Bhakra-Nangal

Q13. Which one of the following power plants is not a thermal pant? 
(a) Faridabad 
(b) Dhuvaram
(c) Idukki
(d) Loktak

Q14. Copper is produced in 
(a) Rajasthan and Bihar 
(b) Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan 
(c) Bihar, Utter Pradesh and Rajasthan 
(d) Orissa, Rajasthan, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

Q15. Diamond mines are located in 
(a) Uttar-Pradesh 
(b) Karnataka 
(c) Madhya Pradesh 
(d) Gujarat

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