Geography Questions In UPSC Prelims 2020 | UPSC Previous Quiz

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Geography Questions In UPSC Prelims 2020 | UPSC Previous Quiz Prelims

Geography Questions In UPSC Prelims 2020 | UPSC Previous Quiz Prelims

Q1. With reference to Ocean Mean Temperature (OMT), which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. OMT is measured up to a depth of 26°C isotherm which is 129 meters in the south-western Indian Ocean during January – March.
  2. OMT collected during January March can be used in assessing whether the amount of rainfall in monsoon will be less or more than a certain long-term mean.

Select the correct answer using the code given below

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

Q2. Consider the following statements:

  • Jet streams occur in the Northern Hemisphere only.
  • Only some cyclones develop an eye.
  • The temperature inside the eye of a cyclone is nearly 10 C lesser than that of the surroundings.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct:

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 2 only
  4. 1 and 3 only

Q3. Consider the following minerals:

  • Bentonite
  • Chromite
  • Kyanite
  • Sillimanite

In India, which of the above is/are officially designated as major minerals?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 4 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 2, 3 and 4 only

Q4. Siachen Glacier is situated to the

  1. East of Aksai Chin
  2. East of Leh
  3. North of Gilgit
  4. North of Nubra Valley

Q5. Consider the following pairs–

  • River – Flows into
  • Mekong — Andaman Sea
  • Thames — Irish Sea
  • Volga — Caspian Sea
  • Zambezi — Indian Ocean

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 3 only
  3. 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2 and 4 only

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