Previous Year Geography Questions For SSC CGL Exam 2017

Dear students, GENERAL STUDIES is a vast subject and low scoring part. 2-3 questions are asked in Tier-1 exam. Most students ignore the GA part in exam time, but you should prepare and attempt the GA section. So, we are providing 15 targeted GEOGRAPHY questions that are frequently asked in the CGL Exam. You can also read our GENERAL STUDIES QUIZZES.

Q1. Which among the following districts is not situated in the terai of Uttar Pradesh?
(a) Pilibhit
(b) Bahraich
(c) Lakhim Pur
(d) Hardoi
Q2. Which of the following states is called ‘Tiger State’ of India?
(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Gujarat
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Assam

Q3. Which State has the lowest area under forests?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Andhra Pradesh
(d) Haryana

Q4. Sambhar Salt Lake is situated in:
(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Karnataka
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Rajasthan

Q5. The Khashi and Garo are the languages of the State of
(a) Manipur
(b) Meghalaya
(c) Assam
(d) Tripura

Q6. Which national highway connects Delhi and Kolkata via Mathura and Varanasi?
(a) NH4
(b) NH2
(c) NH10
(d) NH6

Q7. The road that negotiates four high passes of the world in the Himalayas is
(a) Darjeeling to Nepal
(b) Shimla to Dalhousie
(c) Manali to Leh
(d) Shimla to Kulu

Q8. Which city has the Headquarters of two railway zones in India?
(a) Hubli
(b) New Delhi
(c) Mumbai
(d) Jabalpur

Q9. The Jawaharlal Nehru Port is located at
(a) Paradip
(b) Cochin
(c) Mumbai
(d) Kolkata

Q10. Which State of India has the largest percentage of poor?
(a) Bihar
(b) Chhattisgarh
(c) Orissa
(d) Jharkhand

Q11. In which of the following states in jog falls located?
(a) Orissa
(b) Kerala
(c) Karnataka
(d) Andhra Pradesh

Q12. The length of India’s coastline is about
(a) 4900 km
(b) 5700 km
(c) 7500 km
(d) 8300 km

Q13. Which state is known for lvory and Sandalwood carvings?
(a) Kerala
(b) Maharashtra
(c) Karnataka
(d) Madhya Pradesh

Q14. Which of the following state is most famous for its beautiful sea beaches?
(a) Gujarat
(b) Goa
(c) Tamil Nadu
(d) Orissa

Q15. Which state is famous for stepwells?
(a) Maharashtra
(b) Gujarat
(c) Orissa
(d) Manipur


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