Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) with Answers on Geography – Set 1

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) with Answers on Geography – Set 1

 

1-The following is (are) abiotic components.

  1. Plants
  2. Animals
  3. Land
  4. All of the above

(Ans: c)

 

2-The following is the solid crust or the hard top layer of the earth.

  1. Lithosphere
  2. Hydrosphere
  3. Atmosphere
  4. Biosphere

(Ans: a)

 

3-An irregular surface with various landforms such as mountains, plateaus, plants, valleys, etc is

  1. Hydrosphere
  2. Biosphere
  3. Lithosphere
  4. Atmosphere

(Ans: c)

 

4-The ______ force of the earth holds the atmosphere around it

  1. Magnetic
  2. Gravitational
  3. Centrifugal
  4. All of the above

(Ans: b)

 

5-There could be an ecosystem of

  1. Large rain forest
  2. Desert
  3. Ocean
  4. All of the above

(Ans: d)

 

6-The following is not a natural ecosystem

  1. Pond
  2. Desert
  3. Aquarium
  4. Ocean

(Ans: c)

 

7-The thickness of crust on the ocean floors is about

  1. 5km
  2. 15km
  3. 25km
  4. 35km

(Ans: a)

 

8-The continental mass is known as

  1. sial
  2. sima
  3. nife
  4. sini

(Ans: a)

 

9-The oceanic crust is called

  1. sial
  2. sima
  3. nife
  4. sini

(Ans: b)

 

10-The innermost layer of the earth is made up of

  1. Silicon and Alumina
  2. Silicon and Magnesium
  3. Silicon and Nickel
  4. Nickel and Iron

(Ans: d)

 

11-The rock formed when molten magma cools

  1. Sedimentary rock
  2. Igneous rock
  3. Metamorphic rock
  4. All of the above

(Ans: b)

 

12-An example of intrusive igneous rock is

  1. Granite
  2. Basalt
  3. Marble
  4. All of the above

(Ans: a)

 

13- Igneous and Sedimentary rocks can change into metamorphic rocks under great ____ and _____ .

  1. Heat, pressure
  2. Heat, temperature
  3. Volume, heat
  4. Volume, temperature

(Ans: a)

 

14-Under great heat and pressure, limestone changes to

  1. Granite
  2. Slate
  3. Marble
  4. Basalt

(Ans: c)

 

15-The process of transformation of the rock from one to another is known as

  1. Rock transformation
  2. Rock formation
  3. Rock cycle
  4. Rock recycle

(Ans: c)