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. The highest rainfall in the world is received at
(a) Cherrapunji
(b) Mawsynram
(c) Shillong
(d) Calicut

Q2. The oceans cover approximately of the Earth’s surface.
(a) 50 percent
(b) 60 percent
(c) 70 percent
(d) 80 percent

Q3. Which one of the following lakes is the deepest?
(a) Wular
(b) Mansarovar
(c) Victoria
(d) Baikal

Q4. As a result of abrasive action of scouring, glacial melt water can have a light, cloudy appearance and is called
(a) Glacial polish
(b) Glacial milk
(c) Glacial deposit
(d) None of these

Q5. The largest glaciers are
(a) Mountain glaciers
(b) Alpine glaciers
(c) Continental glaciers
(d) Piedmont glaciers

Q6.In which of the following regions is plantation agriculture largely practiced?
(a)Semi-arid
(b)Subtropical
(c)Tropical
(d)Temperate

Q7.In which of the following units is atmospheric pressure measured?
(a)Grams per cubic metre
(b)Kilometres per hour
(c)Kilograms per square metre
(d)Millimetres

Q8. Glacial movement occurs when the ice mass becomes
(a) Too heavy to maintain its rigid shape
(b) Too light to be acted upon by frictional forces
(c) Both the conditions are correct
(d) None of these

Q9.In which of the following countries are the world’s highest waterfalls located?
(a)Canada
(b)Venezuela
(c)India
(d)Laos

Q10. The gravitational pull at the lunar surface is __________ of Earth.
(a) One-third
(b) One-fourth
(c) One-fifth
(d) One-sixth

Q11. The water cycle is
(a) Exchange of water between the earth and atmosphere
(b) Movement of water between the earth and atmosphere
(c) Both are correct
(d) None of these

Q12. Earthquakes are caused by
(a) Tectonism
(b) Denudation
(c) The earth’s revolution
(d) The earth’s rotation

Q13. Places experiencing equal impact of an earthquake are called
(a) Snow lines
(b) Seismic lines
(c) Isobars
(d) Belts

Q14.In the USA, where is the Silicon Valley located?
(a)Northern end of Salton Sea
(b)Northern end of San Francisco Bay
(c)Southern end of Strait of Georgia
(d)Southern end of San Francisco Bay

Q15. Which is the only uniform region of the Earth’s interior?
(a) Crust
(b) Outer core
(c) Lower mantle
(d) Inner core

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