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World Geography Quiz – Gk & Current Affairs

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World Geography Quiz -General knowledge

Q.1 : – The greatest seasonal contrast of insolation on the Earth is, in which of the following latitudinal zones ?

A – Equatorial

B – Tropical

C – Temperate

D – Polar

Answer

Answer

B – Tropical  

Q.2 : – Which parts of the Earth’s surface experience least variation in incoming solar radiation throughout the year?

A – poles

B – Equatorial regions

C – Tropics of Cancer and Capricon

D – Arctic and Antarctic circles

Answer

Answer

B – Equatorial regions 

Q.3 : – The imaginary line on the Earth’s surface that closely follows the 180° meridian is 

A – prime Meridian

B – Equator

C – International Date Line

D – Tropic of Cancer

Answer

Answer

C – International Date Line 

Q.4 : – Which one of the following boundary separates the mantle from the crust?  

A – Mohorovic

B – Guttenburg

C – Both a and b

D – None of these

Answer

Answer

A – Mohorovic  

Q.5 : – The Continental Drift Theory is given by  

A – Alfered Wegener

B – Gutenburg

C – Wiechert

D – None of these

Answer

Answer

A – Alfered Wegener  

Q.6 : – Continents have drifted apart because of   

A – volcanic eruptions

B – tectonic activities

C – folding and faulting of rocks

D – All of the above

Answer

Answer

B – tectonic activities 

Q.7 : – The visible range of solar radiation is   

A – 100-400 nm

B – 400-700 nm

C – 740-10000 nm

D – None of these

Answer

Answer

B – 400-700 nm 

Q.8 : – The Standard time of the following countries is ahead or behind Greenwich mean time depending on whether they are east or west of the longitude passing through greenwich.    

1. Cube     2. Greece      3.  Iraq       4. Costa Rica        5. japan

which one of the following sequential orders gives the correct arrangement of the countries according to their standard time from ahead to behind GMT?

A – 5,3,2,1,4

B – 2,4,1,3,5

C -4,1,3,2,5

D – 3,5,4,1,2

Answer

Answer

A – 5,3,2,1,4 

Q.9 : – The imaginary line on the Earth’s surface  that closely follows the 180° Meridian is    

A – Prime Meridian

B – Equator

C – International Date Line

D – Tropic of Cancer

Answer

Answer

C – International Date Line   

Q.10 : – If news is broadcast from London at 10:30am at what it will be heard at Baghdad(45°E)?    

A – 7:30 am

B – 9:00 am

C – 1:30 am

D – 12:00 Noon

Answer

Answer

C – 1:30 am   

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