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Q1

Which of the following activities are considered as quaternary activities?

1. 3D printing

2. Transport and communication

3. Data interpretation

4. Software developing

5. Scientific research

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Q2

In which of the following zone/zones Gathering is practiced?

1. The Central America

2. The interior parts of Southeast Asia

3. The northern fringe of Australia

4. The Western Europe

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Q3

Consider the following communities:

1. Bakarwals

2. Gujjars

3. Bhotiyas

4. Gaddis

Which of the above communities migrate from plains to the mountains in summers and to the plains from the high altitude pastures in winters?

Q4

Which of the following is/are responsible for the decreasing number of pastoral nomads and shrinking of the areas operated by them?

1. Frequent cloud bursting

2. Imposition of political boundaries

3. Very frequent incidents of wildfire

4. New settlement plans by different countries

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Q5

With reference to Intensive subsistence agriculture, which of the statements is/are correct?

1. Intensive subsistence agriculture is absent in monsoon Asia.

2. Wet paddy cultivation is not suitable for intensive subsistence agriculture.

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Q6

Which one of the following correctly describes the term 'truck farming'?

Q7

Which of the following is/are examples of the footloose industry?

1. Bauxite mining

2. Coal mining

3. Jute industry

4. Sugar industry

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Q8

With reference to co-operative farming, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. This farming practice is based on social ownership of the means of production and collective labour.

2. In this farming practice, the farmers aim to boost agricultural production for self-sufficiency by pooling all their resources like land, livestock and labour.

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Q9

Which of the following factors affecting mining activity?

  1. Size, grade and the mode of occurrence of the deposits
  2. Demand for mineral
  3. Capital to develop infrastructure

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Q10

Consider the following statements about the Secondary activities

  1. It is the part of a country's economy that manufactures goods, rather than producing raw materials.
  2. People engaged in secondary activities are called blue-collar workers.

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

 

Q11

In the ‘Index of Eight Core Industries’ which one of the following is given the highest weight? 

 

Q12

Which one type of agriculture amongst the following is also called ‘slash and burn agriculture’?

 

Q13

In which one of the following regions is extensive commercial grain cultivation not practised?

 

Q1.

Which of the following activities are considered as quaternary activities?

1. 3D printing

2. Transport and communication

3. Data interpretation

4. Software developing

5. Scientific research

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

In which of the following zone/zones Gathering is practiced?

1. The Central America

2. The interior parts of Southeast Asia

3. The northern fringe of Australia

4. The Western Europe

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

Consider the following communities:

1. Bakarwals

2. Gujjars

3. Bhotiyas

4. Gaddis

Which of the above communities migrate from plains to the mountains in summers and to the plains from the high altitude pastures in winters?

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 4 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q4.

Which of the following is/are responsible for the decreasing number of pastoral nomads and shrinking of the areas operated by them?

1. Frequent cloud bursting

2. Imposition of political boundaries

3. Very frequent incidents of wildfire

4. New settlement plans by different countries

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

With reference to Intensive subsistence agriculture, which of the statements is/are correct?

1. Intensive subsistence agriculture is absent in monsoon Asia.

2. Wet paddy cultivation is not suitable for intensive subsistence agriculture.

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

Which one of the following correctly describes the term 'truck farming'?

a) The regions where farmers specialize in vegetables only.
b) The practice of market gardening and horticulture exclusively for the urban markets.
c) The commercial production of fruits and vegetables and transportation of such products in cold storage trucks.
d) The production of fruits and vegetables with the help of technology in colder regions.
Q7.

Which of the following is/are examples of the footloose industry?

1. Bauxite mining

2. Coal mining

3. Jute industry

4. Sugar industry

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a) 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) None of the above
Q8.

With reference to co-operative farming, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. This farming practice is based on social ownership of the means of production and collective labour.

2. In this farming practice, the farmers aim to boost agricultural production for self-sufficiency by pooling all their resources like land, livestock and labour.

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
Q9.

Which of the following factors affecting mining activity?

  1. Size, grade and the mode of occurrence of the deposits
  2. Demand for mineral
  3. Capital to develop infrastructure

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

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

Consider the following statements about the Secondary activities

  1. It is the part of a country's economy that manufactures goods, rather than producing raw materials.
  2. People engaged in secondary activities are called blue-collar workers.

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
Q11.

In the ‘Index of Eight Core Industries’ which one of the following is given the highest weight? 

 

a) Coal
b) Crude Oil
c) Refinery Products
d) Steel
Q12.

Which one type of agriculture amongst the following is also called ‘slash and burn agriculture’?

 

a) Extensive subsistence agriculture
b) Primitive subsistence agriculture
c) Extensive commercial grain cultivation
d) Mixed farming
Q13.

In which one of the following regions is extensive commercial grain cultivation not practised?

 

a) American Canadian prairies
b) European Steppes
c) Pampas of Argentina
d) Amazon Basin