INDIAN GEOGRAPHY – 271 TO 280

271. India’s Plantation sector comprises of-
A.Tea, Coffee, Spices and Rubber
B.Coconut, tea, rubber and jute
C.Coconut, tea, Coffee and Rubber
D.Tea, coffee, rubber and jute

The Answer is- Tea, Coffee, Spices and Rubber

272. Mangrove are-
A.Animals
B.Plants
C.Neither animals nor plants
D.Fungi

The Answer is- Plants

273. Which of the following pairs is mismatched?
A.National Biodiversity Authority – Chennai
B.Zoological Survey of India – Kolkata
C.Botanical Survey of India – Lucknow
D.Forest Survey of India – Dehradun

The Answer is- Botanical Survey of India – Lucknow

274. Which of the following is not a renewable natural resource?
A.Clean air
B.Fresh water
C.Fertile soil
D.Salt

The Answer is- Salt

275. Which one of the following is not a factor that affects wind?
A.Pressure gradient
B.Friction
C.Magnetism
D.Carioles effect

The Answer is- Magnetism

276. Which one of the locations listed below should have highest annual temperature range?
A.Equatorial Island
B.Tropical Island
C.Polar ice cap
D.Mid Latitude continental centre

The Answer is- Mid Latitude continental centre

277. Which term is used to describe the conversion of a solid directly to a gas, without passing throug the liquid state?
A.Evaporation
B.Sublimation
C.Freezing
D.Condensation

The Answer is- Sublimation

278. The vertical movement of cold water from deeper oceanic layers to replace warmer surface is called as-
A.Turbidity
B.Emergence
C.Upwelling
D.Halocline

The Answer is- Upwelling

279. Which one of the following types of sea floor sediments includes calcareous and siliceous oozes?
A.Fluvial
B.Terrigenous
C.Biogenous
D.Hydrogenous

The Answer is- Biogenous

280. Vast number of herbivorus animals and carnivorous such as lions,jackals and hyenas are found in-
A.Equatorial rainforest
B.Taiga
C.Campos of Brazil
D.Savannas of Africa

The Answer is- Savannas of Africa

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