Which one among the following South Asian countries has the highest population density?
(d) Sri lanka
Why South-East Asia has the largest concentration of peasant population at the global scale?
(a) The area is dominated by shifting cultivation due to favourable terrain character
(b) Intensive subsistence farming is practised in the region
(c) The region has favourable and healthier climate
(d) The area has a large forested area which is cleared for cultivation of various crops
Currently half of the world's population live in just six countries. Identify them from the following.
(a) India, China, Pakistan, Brazil, Bangladesh, Indonesia
(b) India, China, Bangladesh, South Africa, Pakistan, Indonesia
(c) China, India, United States, Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan
(d) China, India, Bangladesh, United States, Pakistan,Indonesia.
Most of the people of the middle east belong to......... group of people .
Which continent has the highest density of population :
(d) North America
The least density populated country among the following countries of Europe is-
Which of the following is the Third largest country in population after China arid India ?
Which among the following is the most populous city in the world ?
(b) Mexico City
(c) Sao Paulo
The total poputation divided by available arable land area is referred to as :
(a) Population density
(b) Nutritional density
(c) Agricultural density
(d) Industrial density
Which of the following pairs are not correct matched ?
1. Indonesians — Australoid
2. North Africans — Caucasoid
3. West Europeans — Mongoloid
4. South Americans — Negroid
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 1, 3 and 4
(c) 2 and 3
(d) 2 and 4
Which one of the following group represents key industries.
1. Crude oil electricity
2. Petroleum refining and finished steel
3. Cement and coal
(a) Only group(1)
(b) Only group(2)
(c) Only groups(1)&(2)
(d) Only group(3)
(e) All groups (1). (2) & (3)
What should be the minimum growing period for wheat?
(a) 100 days
(b) 120 days
(c) 150 days
(d) 200 days
What is soil texture?
(a) It refers to the size of particles
(b) It shows the formation of soil zones
(c) It is soil making process
(d) None of these
Consider the following places-
1. San Francisco
3. Cape Town
Which of the above have Mediterranean climate ?
(a) 1 and 3 only
(b) 2 and 4
(c) 1, 3 and 4
(d) 1, 2 and 3
Camphor is used for-
(a) The manufacture of celluloid
(c) Turpentine oil
(d) Producing cotton
Which of the following countries in Africa has luxurious tropical rain forests—
(a) Ivory coast
(d) Union of South Africa
A region with summer temperature of 20° C, winter temperature of-15° C, annual rainfall of about 50cm. Mainly in spring and early summer coniferous vegetation would lie in the.
(a) cool temperate marginal type environment
(b) Prairie type environment
(c) Cool temperate central or Siberian type environment
(d) Manchurian type environment
Assertion (A) Noctilucent clouds are located in the mesosphere.
Reason (R): The mesosphere is also the region of the ionosphere known as the D layer.
(a) If (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
(b) If (A) and (R) are correct but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
(c) If (A) is true but (R) is false
(d) If (A) is false but (R) is true