Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following resources:

1. Geothermal

2. Natural gas

3. Coal

4. Biomass

5. Nuclear Energy

Which of the above resources is are non-renewable?

Q2

In context to soil profile of a region, consider the following stages:

1. Soil with sand, silt, and clay

2. Weathered rock material

3. Parent rock

4. Soil with humus and vegetation

Which of the following is the correct sequence as of their occurrence from top to bottom direction?

Q3

Q.3) Which one of the following methods is most appropriate to check soil erosion on steep slopes?

Q4

Which of the following are major factors of soil formation?

1. Time

2. Relief

3. Ambient air quality

4. Micro-organism

5. Parent Rock

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Q5

 "These are a series of protected areas linked through a global network, intended to demonstrate the relationship between conservation and development."

Which one of the following has been described in the above statement?

Q6

Which of the following statements is/are correct about Sacred groves?

1. These are patches of forests that have been left untouched by the local people and any interference with them is banned.

2. The mango tree is an example of Sacred groves.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q7

Which of the following locations provide huge potential for utilizing tidal energy?

1. Sunderban regions

2. Gulf of Khambhat

3. Backwaters of Kerala

4. Gulf of Kuchchh

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q8

Consider the following pairs:

Raw material   Industry

1. Bauxite: Aluminium

2. Copper: Chemical

3. Limestone:  Cement

4. Mica: Electronic

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

Q9

Consider the following statements

  1. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora(CITES) ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals does not threaten their survival.
  2. Appendix II species are those that are not threatened with extinction but that might suffer a serious decline in number if trade is not restricted.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

Q10

Consider the following statements about the distribution of minerals in India

  1. India is the largest producer and exporter of mica in the world.
  2. India has deposits of low grade iron ore.
  3. Major limestone producing states in India are Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha.

Which of the statement given above is/are not correct?

Q11

Which of the following factors are affecting the distribution of population?

  1. Topography
  2. Water
  3. Religious Centre
  4. Soil
  5. Industrial Areas

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q12

Consider the following statement about the Laterite Soil

  1. Laterite soil is poor in organic matter, nitrogen, phosphate and calcium.
  2. This soil is the result of intense leaching due to heavy rain.
  3. This soils mainly found on the summits of the Western Ghats, Eastern Ghats, Rajmahal Hills, Vindhyas, Satpuras and Malwa plateau.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

Q13

Consider the following statement about the Cropping Pattern in India

  1. Sugarcane is tropical as well as subtropical crop.
  2. India is the largest producer of pulses in the world.
  3. Maize is a kharif crop which requires temperature between 300C to 350C.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

Q14

With reference to the cultivation of Kharif crops in which in the last five years consider the following statements

  1. Area under rice cultivation is the highest.
  2. Area under the cultivation of jowar is more than that of oilseeds.
  3. Area of cotton cultivation is more than that of sugarcane.
  4. Area under sugarcane cultivation has steadily decreased.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q15

Among the agricultural commodities imported by India, which one of the following accounts for the highest imports in terms of value in the last five years? 

Q16

Among the agricultural commodities imported by India, which one of the following accounts for the highest imports in terms of value in the last five years? 

Q1.

Consider the following resources:

1. Geothermal

2. Natural gas

3. Coal

4. Biomass

5. Nuclear Energy

Which of the above resources is are non-renewable?

a) 2, 3 and 5 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
Q2.

In context to soil profile of a region, consider the following stages:

1. Soil with sand, silt, and clay

2. Weathered rock material

3. Parent rock

4. Soil with humus and vegetation

Which of the following is the correct sequence as of their occurrence from top to bottom direction?

a) 2-4-1-3
b) 4-3-1-2
c) 1-3-2-4
d) 4-1-2-3
Q3.

Q.3) Which one of the following methods is most appropriate to check soil erosion on steep slopes?

a) Rock dam
b) Terrace cultivation
c) Mulching
d) Contour barriers
Q4.

Which of the following are major factors of soil formation?

1. Time

2. Relief

3. Ambient air quality

4. Micro-organism

5. Parent Rock

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1, 2, 4 and 5 only
b) 2, 3, 4 and 5 only
c) 1, 2 and 3 only
d) 2, 3 and 5 only
Q5.

 "These are a series of protected areas linked through a global network, intended to demonstrate the relationship between conservation and development."

Which one of the following has been described in the above statement?

a) Ramsar sites
b) Biosphere reserves
c) National Parks
d) Biodiversity hotspot
Q6.

Which of the following statements is/are correct about Sacred groves?

1. These are patches of forests that have been left untouched by the local people and any interference with them is banned.

2. The mango tree is an example of Sacred groves.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q7.

Which of the following locations provide huge potential for utilizing tidal energy?

1. Sunderban regions

2. Gulf of Khambhat

3. Backwaters of Kerala

4. Gulf of Kuchchh

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 and 4 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1, 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q8.

Consider the following pairs:

Raw material   Industry

1. Bauxite: Aluminium

2. Copper: Chemical

3. Limestone:  Cement

4. Mica: Electronic

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 3 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q9.

Consider the following statements

  1. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora(CITES) ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals does not threaten their survival.
  2. Appendix II species are those that are not threatened with extinction but that might suffer a serious decline in number if trade is not restricted.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q10.

Consider the following statements about the distribution of minerals in India

  1. India is the largest producer and exporter of mica in the world.
  2. India has deposits of low grade iron ore.
  3. Major limestone producing states in India are Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha.

Which of the statement given above is/are not correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 2 only
d) 3 only
Q11.

Which of the following factors are affecting the distribution of population?

  1. Topography
  2. Water
  3. Religious Centre
  4. Soil
  5. Industrial Areas

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 1, 2, 3 and 4
b) 1, 3, 4 and 5
c) 2, 3, 4 and 5
d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
Q12.

Consider the following statement about the Laterite Soil

  1. Laterite soil is poor in organic matter, nitrogen, phosphate and calcium.
  2. This soil is the result of intense leaching due to heavy rain.
  3. This soils mainly found on the summits of the Western Ghats, Eastern Ghats, Rajmahal Hills, Vindhyas, Satpuras and Malwa plateau.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q13.

Consider the following statement about the Cropping Pattern in India

  1. Sugarcane is tropical as well as subtropical crop.
  2. India is the largest producer of pulses in the world.
  3. Maize is a kharif crop which requires temperature between 300C to 350C.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 2 only
c) 3 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q14.

With reference to the cultivation of Kharif crops in which in the last five years consider the following statements

  1. Area under rice cultivation is the highest.
  2. Area under the cultivation of jowar is more than that of oilseeds.
  3. Area of cotton cultivation is more than that of sugarcane.
  4. Area under sugarcane cultivation has steadily decreased.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q15.

Among the agricultural commodities imported by India, which one of the following accounts for the highest imports in terms of value in the last five years? 

a) Spices 
b) Fresh fruits 
c) Pulses 
d) Vegetable oils
Q16.

Among the agricultural commodities imported by India, which one of the following accounts for the highest imports in terms of value in the last five years? 

a) Spices 
b) Fresh fruits 
c) Pulses 
d) Vegetable oils