Indian Geography MCQs with answers for UPSC, State PCS

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Q.1 Which of the following are not kharif crops?

  1. Bajara and Maize
  2. Rice and Jowar
  3. Sugarcane and Groundnut
  4. Barley and Mustard

Q.2 The world’s longest masonry dam is

  1. Hirakud
  2. Bhakra Nangal
  3. Nagarjuna Sagar
  4. Aswan

Q.3 The Koal Project is aimed towards

  1. Irrigation
  2. Drainage and power generation
  3. Power generation and load control
  4. Irrigation, flood control and power generation

Q.4 The Farakka Project la mainly aimed towards

  1. Irrigating more land in West Bengal
  2. Utilizing maximum of Ganga water
  3. Preserving the port of Kolkata
  4. Production of electricity

Q.5 Which is India’s largest multipurpose river valley project?

  1. Bhakra Nangal
  2. Damodar Valley
  3. Nagarjunasagar
  4. Thungabhadra

Q.6 Mahi Project will greatly benefit

  1. Maharashtra
  2. Punjab
  3. Gujarat
  4. Uttar Pradesh

Q.7 Which of the following projects is administered by more than one State?

  1. Nagarjunasagar
  2. Kosi
  3. Hirakud
  4. Tungabhadra

Q.8 Which region in India is known as the ‘Rice Bowl of India’?

  1. Indo-Gangetic Plain
  2. Krishna-Godavari Delta region
  3. North-East region
  4. Kerala and Tamil Nadu

Q.9 In India economically exploitable lignite deposits occur at

  1. Neyveli, Tamil Nadu
  2. Singareni, Andhra Pradesh
  3. Talcher, Odisha
  4. Jharia, Bihar

Q.10. The Rajasthan Canal Project coven

  1. Punjab
  2. Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan
  3. Haryana
  4. Rajasthan