Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

With reference to the Mediterranean type of climate, consider the following statements:

1. This region witnesses rainfall in the winter.

2. This type of climate is usually found in a transitional zone between equatorial forests and the trade wind hot deserts.

3. The regions with this type of climate pattern are known as the world’s orchard lands.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q2

Which of the following is/are local winds found around the Mediterranean Sea?

1. Bora

2. Simoom

3. Sirocco

4. Mistral

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q3

Consider the following distinct characteristics of a region:

1. Warm and dry climate

2. Mild and wet winter

3. Evergreen Oak trees

Which one of the following geographic regions has the above distinct characteristics?

Q4

Which one of the following climate types does not enjoy rainfall all-round the year?

Q5

Consider the following statements:

1. Low variation of temperatures between summer and winter is the key feature of the temperate continental climate. 

2. Laurentian type of climate is found across North America.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q6

Which of the following characteristics is/are associated with the China type of climate?

1. It has a high annual range of temperature.

2. It receives rainfall under the influence of South East Monsoon.

3. It is characterized by the occurrence of intense tropical cyclones.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q7

Which of the following crop/crops are grown in regions of cool temperate eastern margin climate?

1. Rice

2. Potatoes

3. Oats

4. Barley

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q8

Which of the following type of climate is/are examples of Warm Temperate Eastern Margin Climate?

1. Natal Type Climate

2. Temperate Monsoon Climate

3. Gulf Type Climate and

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q9

Which of the following are the characteristic of the Mediterranean Climate?

  1. A dry, warm summer with off-shore trades
  2. A concentration of rainfall in winter with on-shore Westerlies.
  3. Prominence of local winds around the Mediterranean Sea.

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

 

Q10

Which of the following Local Winds are generated in the Mediterranean Sea region?

  1. Sirocco
  2. Mistral
  3. Harmattan
  4. Norte
  5. Fohn

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q11

Consider the following pairs

         Grasslands             Region

  1. Dawns        - Australia 
  2. Prairies      - South America
  3. Selvas        - North America
  4. Taiga         - Europe

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

 

Q12

Which of the following are the characteristics of the Temperate Continental Climate?

  1. Summers are very warm
  2. The average rainfall may be taken as about 45 cm
  3. The annual range of temperature is great

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q13

The Buran wind blows across:

 

Q14

Match List I with List II

    List I(Local Wind)      List-II(Region)

  1. Fohn                   1. Argentina
  2. Sarmun               2. Kurdistan
  3. Santa Ana         3. California
  4. Zonda               4. alps

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q1.

With reference to the Mediterranean type of climate, consider the following statements:

1. This region witnesses rainfall in the winter.

2. This type of climate is usually found in a transitional zone between equatorial forests and the trade wind hot deserts.

3. The regions with this type of climate pattern are known as the world’s orchard lands.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Which of the following is/are local winds found around the Mediterranean Sea?

1. Bora

2. Simoom

3. Sirocco

4. Mistral

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 4 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1, 3 and 4 only
d) 2 and 4 only
Q3.

Consider the following distinct characteristics of a region:

1. Warm and dry climate

2. Mild and wet winter

3. Evergreen Oak trees

Which one of the following geographic regions has the above distinct characteristics?

a) Mediterranean region
b) Eastern China region
c) Central Asia region
d) Atlantic coast of North America
Q4.

Which one of the following climate types does not enjoy rainfall all-round the year?

a) British type
b) China type
c) Laurentian type
d) Steppe type
Q5.

Consider the following statements:

1. Low variation of temperatures between summer and winter is the key feature of the temperate continental climate. 

2. Laurentian type of climate is found across North America.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q6.

Which of the following characteristics is/are associated with the China type of climate?

1. It has a high annual range of temperature.

2. It receives rainfall under the influence of South East Monsoon.

3. It is characterized by the occurrence of intense tropical cyclones.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q7.

Which of the following crop/crops are grown in regions of cool temperate eastern margin climate?

1. Rice

2. Potatoes

3. Oats

4. Barley

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

Which of the following type of climate is/are examples of Warm Temperate Eastern Margin Climate?

1. Natal Type Climate

2. Temperate Monsoon Climate

3. Gulf Type Climate and

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

Which of the following are the characteristic of the Mediterranean Climate?

  1. A dry, warm summer with off-shore trades
  2. A concentration of rainfall in winter with on-shore Westerlies.
  3. Prominence of local winds around the Mediterranean Sea.

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

 

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q10.

Which of the following Local Winds are generated in the Mediterranean Sea region?

  1. Sirocco
  2. Mistral
  3. Harmattan
  4. Norte
  5. Fohn

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) 1, 3 and 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 5 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) 3, 4 and 5 only
Q11.

Consider the following pairs

         Grasslands             Region

  1. Dawns        - Australia 
  2. Prairies      - South America
  3. Selvas        - North America
  4. Taiga         - Europe

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

 

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

Which of the following are the characteristics of the Temperate Continental Climate?

  1. Summers are very warm
  2. The average rainfall may be taken as about 45 cm
  3. The annual range of temperature is great

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

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

The Buran wind blows across:

 

a) Eastern Asia
b) Western Europe
c) Southern Africa
d) Eastern Australia
Q14.

Match List I with List II

    List I(Local Wind)      List-II(Region)

  1. Fohn                   1. Argentina
  2. Sarmun               2. Kurdistan
  3. Santa Ana         3. California
  4. Zonda               4. alps

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) A-2; B-4; C-1; D-3
b) A-4; B-2; C-3; D-1
c) A-2; B-4; C-3; D-1
d) A-4; B-2; C-1; D-3