Test: Life Lines Of National Economy - 1


10 Questions MCQ Test Geography for UPSC CSE | Test: Life Lines Of National Economy - 1


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QUESTION: 1

The main type of water transport is:

Solution:

The water transport is of two types– (a) inland waterways, and (b) oceanic waterways. Inland waterways are s the chief mode of transport before the advent of railways.

QUESTION: 2

Assertion: Airway is an important means of transport in the Northeastern part of India.
Reason: Northeastern India has difficult terrains and inaccessible areas.

Solution:

Air Transport is considered as an important means of transport in the North-Eastern part of our country because: 

  • Big rivers: Presence of big rivers like Brahmaputra make it difficult to construct roads and railways. Airways are suitable when rivers get flooded. 
  • Dissected relief: Uneven surface-not suitable for the construction of roadways and railwayscostly affair-can be easily travelled by airways. 
  • Dense forests: Dense forests hamper the construction of roadways and railways. 
  • International Frontiers: International borders of Bangladesh, Myanmar, China, etc., can be easily travelled by airways without much hassles.
QUESTION: 3

What is the name given to the International Airport at Kolkata?

Solution:

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport is an international airport located in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

QUESTION: 4

Which one of the following is not a land means of transport?

Solution:
QUESTION: 5

Countries like Nepal and Bhutan are called:

Solution:

A landlocked country or landlocked state is a sovereign state that does not have territory connected to an ocean or whose coastlines lie on endorheic basins.

QUESTION: 6

Assertion: India is dotted with 12 major and 200 minor ports.
Reason: India has a long coastline.

Solution:
QUESTION: 7

Which one of the following means of transport is used for carrying solids in a slurry form?

Solution:
  • Solids can be transported in slurry form through pipelines.
  • slurry pipeline is a specially engineered pipeline used to move ores, such as coal or iron, or mining waste, called tailings, over long distances.
  • A mixture of the ore concentrate and water, called slurry, is pumped to its destination and the water is filtered out.
QUESTION: 8

Which one of the following is a means of air transport?

Solution:
QUESTION: 9

Air transport was nationalised in the year

Solution:
  • Aviation in India is nationalised in the year 1953 on August 1.
  • Air India International to provide long distance International Services, was formed on 15th June 1953 and took over the nine air transport companies with effect from 1st August 1953. 
QUESTION: 10

Assertion: Air travel is the fastest mode of travels.
Reasons: It is not within the reach of the common people.

Solution:

Air transport operates at a very high speed. The high speed makes the air transport the fastest of all the other forms of transport. People can reach the destination in very less time. Air transport is suitable to carry passengers who want lot of comfort and convenience.