Model Practice (Set-8) - World Geography


25 Questions MCQ Test Geography for UPSC (Civil Services) Prelims | Model Practice (Set-8) - World Geography


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QUESTION: 1

    Which natural phenomenon conducts carbon dioxide fixation in plants?    

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QUESTION: 2

Rossby waves are related to:    

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QUESTION: 3

Barrier reefs are formed when some marine organisms secrete:    

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QUESTION: 4

Which volcanic eruption in recorded history drastically effected solar radiation and brought about major weather changes all over the earth?    

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QUESTION: 5

Soyabean is a native of:    

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QUESTION: 6

Watermelon is a native of:    

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QUESTION: 7

Christopher Columbus brought some native grains from Cuba to Europe, where they were cultivated and then distributed to the entire world. What were those grains?    

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QUESTION: 8

Eucalyptus was brought to Europe from:    

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QUESTION: 9

Cocoa is a native of:    

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QUESTION: 10

Bananas are a native of:    

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QUESTION: 11

Which fish was introduced into several tropical regions to control malaria?    

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QUESTION: 12

Which animal was introduced into Jamaica from India in 1872 to control the rat population there?    

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QUESTION: 13

india is the source of this plant whose root contains a tranquilizer:    

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QUESTION: 14

Which part of the whale is used as a perfume base?    

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QUESTION: 15

Which is the main agent of food-borne disease in industrialized countries?    

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QUESTION: 16

Which dal, a common food of poor people in India, causes Lathyrism?    

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QUESTION: 17

Where is krill– the future food for millions– found in plenty?    

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QUESTION: 18

What percentage of solar energy received on the surface of the earth is reflected back into space?    

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QUESTION: 19

Which is the ideal site for an Ocean Thermal Energy plant?    

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QUESTION: 20

Which country has committed itself to phasing out its nuclear power stations by 2010?    

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QUESTION: 21

where is the worls's largest solar power plan located?    

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QUESTION: 22

Which country has installed the largest number of biogas plants?    

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QUESTION: 23

Of the following important industrial chemicals, tell which one increases a person's chance of developing leukemia?    

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QUESTION: 24

Leakage of Methyl isocyanate caused the biggest industrial disaster of the recent times. What did the industrial plant manufacture where the leakage occurred?    

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QUESTION: 25

When did the first recorded instance of biological warfare occur?    

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