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. Where is Lake Superior, the largest freshwater lake in the world, located? 
(a) USA
(b) Brazil
(c) Canada
(d) Russia

Q2. Which of the following rivers flow in Germany? 
(a) Seine
(b) Volga
(c) Danube
(d) Thames

Q3. Where is Normandy beach located? 
(a) France
(b) Nertherlands
(c) Spain
(d) Belgium

Q4. The deepest trench of the world- ‘The Mariana Trench’ is located in the :
(a) Indian Ocean
(b) Atlantic Ocean
(c) Arctic Ocean
(d) Pacific Ocean

Q5. ‘Dykes’ are especially constructed in 
(a) Norway
(b) Holland
(c) France
(d) United Kingdom

Q6. Colorado in U.S.A. is famous for this landform ________ 
(a) Grand Canyon
(b) Grand Crators
(c) Great Valleys
(d) Great Basins

Q7. The Victoria Falls are on the river 
(a) Niger
(b) Congo
(c) Zambezi
(d) Orange

Q8. The world famous ‘Serangeti Wildlife Sanctuary is located in 
(a) Kenya
(b) Tanzania
(c) Zambia
(d) Uganda

Q9. In geography ‘Gulf Stream’ refers to 
(a) a warm ocean current
(b) strong air current
(c) Streams joining a gulf
(d) the name of a stream

Q10. The canal which links Atlantic Ocean with Pacific Ocean is 
(a) Suez
(b) Malacca
(c) Panama
(d) Gibralter

Q11. The world’s largest island is 
(a) New Guinea
(b) Madagascar
(c) Greenland
(d) Iceland

Q12. Black Forests are found in 
(a) France
(b) Germany
(c) Czechoslovakia
(d) Rumania

Q13. Selvas are 
(a) Huge Canadian forests
(b) Equatorial rain forests of Brazil
(c) Coniferous forests of Siberia
(d) Evergreen monsoon forests

Q14. Which from the following is a landlocked sea?
(a) Timor Sea
(b) Arafura Sea
(c) Greenland Sea
(d) Aral Sea

Q15. Source of River Nile is 
(a) Lake Nassir
(b) Lake Victoria
(c) Lake Chad
(d) Lake Tanganyika

Solutions

S1. Ans.(a)
S2. Ans.(c)
S3. Ans.(a)
S4. Ans.(d)
S5. Ans.(a)
S6. Ans.(a)
S7. Ans.(c)
S8. Ans.(b)
S9. Ans.(a)
S10. Ans.(c)
S11. Ans.(c)
S12. Ans.(b)
S13. Ans.(b)
S14. Ans.(d)
S15. Ans.(b)






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