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Online Geography Quiz Set No - 8

Geography questions have been taken from previous years question papers of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

71) What is meant by the term 'midnight sun'?
A) Very bright moon
B) Twilight
C) Sun shining in the polar circle for long time
D) Rising Sun

72) The longest dam in India is?
A) Bhakra Dam
B) Hirakud Dam
C) Nagarjuna Sagar Dam
D) Kosi Dam

73) The rapid sliding of large masses of bed rocks is called ?
A) Land slide
B) Earth quake
C) Weathering
D) None of the above

74) 'Tidal Forest' are also known as?
A) Coniferous Forest
B) Deciduous Forest
C) Evergreen Forest
D) Mangrove Forest

75) Which state got its name from five rivers that once flow through it?
A) Punjab
B) Rajasthan
C) Andhra Pradesh
D) Odisha

76) First vessel acquired by the Department of Ocean Development (DOD) for fisheries and oceanographic research?
A) Sagar Vikas
B) Sagar Lakshmi
C) Sagar Kanya
D) None of the above

77) Nairobi is the capital of?
A) Zimbabwe
B) Uganda
C) Kenya
D) Nigeria

78) Capital of Belgium is?
A) Paris
B) Brussels
C) Austria
D) Ottawa

79) GARBA is the dance form of which state?
A) Punjab
B) West Bengal
C) Odisha
D) Gujarat

80) Which of the following river does not originate in India?
A) Brahmaputra
B) Ganga
C) Kaveri
D) Kanyakumari