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Q1. Underground water and the water on the earth’s surface is called___
Option A – Hydrosphere
Q2. Which city is known as the Perfume Capital of India?
(B) Buland Shahar
Option A – Kannauj
Q3. When does solar eclipse take place?
(A) When the moon is between the sun and earth
(B) When the earth is between the moon and sun
(C) When the sun is between the moon and earth
(D) When the moon does not live on the line joining the sun and earth
Option A – When the moon is between the sun and earth
Q4. According to World Bank what was the approximate land utilization percentage of India for agriculture purposes?
Option D – 60%
Q5. Which of the following states is represented in the Rajya Sabha?
(A) Andaman and Nicobar Islands
(B) Dadra and Nagar Haveli
(C) Arunachal Pradesh
(D) All of the above
Option C – Arunachal Pradesh
Q6. The Ajanta Caves which are about 30 rock-cut Buddhist caves described as “the finest surviving examples of Indian art, particularly painting” is located in.
(A) Pune, Maharashtra
(B) Ratnagiri, Maharashtra
(C) Amaravathi, Maharashtra
(D) Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Option D – Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Q7. What is the new name of Jog or Gerosoppa waterfall?
(A) Sardar Patel Waterfall
(B) Rajiv Gandhi Waterfall
(C) Mahatma Gandhi Waterfall
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru Waterfall
Option C – Mahatma Gandhi Waterfall
Q8. Which one of the following states receives the highest rainfall during winter months?
(A) Tamil Nadu
Option A -Tamil Nadu
Q9. Kapildhara Falls is situated on which river?
Option D -Narmada
Q10. The headquarters of North-Eastern railway is situated at
(A) Mumbai (V.T)
(D) New Delhi
Option C -Gorakhpur
Q11. Which of the following is mined in the Badampahar mines of Odisha?
Option D -Hematite
Q12. The Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary (BWS) is located in which state?
Option C -Goa
Q13. Where is the Railway Staff College Located?
Option C -Vadodara
Q14. The oldest mountains in India are
(D) Nilgiri hills
Option A -Aravalis
Q15. Most of the_____ are formed by sand and silt deposited by rivers and sea waves.
(A) laterite and lateritic soils
(B) Alluvial soils
(C) Peaty and Marshy soils
(D) Saline and alkaline soils
Option B -Alluvial soils
Q16. Which of the following railway station has the world’s longest railway platform in India?
(A) Kollam Junction, Kharagpur
(B) Bilaspur Railway Station
(C) Gorakhpur Railway Station
(D) None of the above
Option C -Gorakhpur Railway Station
Q17. What is Dakshin Gangotri?
(A) River valley in Andhra Pradesh
(B) Unmanned station located in Antarctica
(C) Second source of River Ganga
(D) Island in the Indian Ocean
Option B -Unmanned station located in Antarctica
Q18. The highest altitude (4411 meters above sea level) is of:
(A) Bangda Airport
(B) Heathrow Airport
(C) Daocheng Yading Airport
(D) Kathmandu Airport
Option C -Daocheng Yading Airport
Q19. Which of the following is protected under Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972?
(A) Bandicoot rat
Option C -Porcupine
Q20. Which oil field is not present in Assam?
Option D -Mala
Q21. First solar powered Airport in India?
Option D -Kochi
Q22. Which is the largest port in India?
Option A -Mumbai
Q23. The term “Doab” means –
(A) a land between two mountains
(B) a land between two lakes
(C) a land between two rivers
(D) a land between two seas
Option C -a land between two rivers
Q24. Which one of the following states has the longest coastline?
(B) Tamil Nadu
(D) Andhra Pradesh
Option C -Gujarat
Q25. Which of the following is NOT a part of the ‘Char Dham Yatra’ in North India?
(C) Vaishno Devi
Option C -Vaishno Devi