Physical Geography (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Sun's halo is produced by the refraction of light in: [2002]

2. Estuaries possess distinct blooms of excessive growth of a pigmented dinofagellates. These blooms are called [1998]

3. Which one of the following weather conditions is indicated a sudden falls in barometer reading? [2001]

4. When Leander Paes won the "mixed doubles" at the US Open in the year 2008, who of the following was his partner? [2009]

5. Quartzite is metamorphosed from: [2001]

6. Diamond ring is a phenomenon observed: [1996]

7. Consider the following statements made about the sedimentary rocks: [2001]
1. Sedimentary rocks are formed at earth's surface by the hydrological system
2. The formation of sedimentary rocks involves the weathering of preexisting rocks
3. Sedimentary rocks contain fossils
4. Sedimentary rocks typically occur in layers
Which of these statements are correct?

8. Among other things, which one of the following was the purpose for which the Deepak Parekh Committee was constituted? [2009]

9. In the middle of the year 2008 the Parliament of which one of the following countries became the first in the world to enact a Climate Act by passing "The Climate Change Accountability Bill"? [2009]

10. In the earth's direction of rotation is reversed, what should be the 1ST when it is noon at the International Date Line? [1997]

General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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