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Last Updated: 06 Jun 2022


  • What is a basin?

A. High area of land
B. Deep area of river
C. Lower area of land
D. Deep area of ocean


  • The area between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn, where the Sun is vertically overhead at some point of the year is called:

A. The Frigid Zone
B. The Torrid Zone
C. Temperate Zone
D. North Pole

Asst CM’s Office POPC-16

The Torrid Zone is also known as the Tropics or the Tropical Zone.

  • Distance from South to North Pole is called?

A. Latitude
B. Longitude
C. Altitude
D. Both (a) and (b)

PMS (P) Ministerial Quota GK-19

  • What is the time difference between one degree of longitude?

A. 2 minutes
B. 11 minutes
C. 4 minutes
D. 8 minutes

PMS (P) Ministerial Quota GK-19

  • Which one can be considered in representing the geographic coordinate system?

A. Aptitude
B. Latitude
C. Attitude
D. Isometric


  • Which unit is used to measure latitudes of the Earth?

A. Radian
B. Degrees
C. Angular Unit
D. Ampere

Junior Clerk PWWB LHRD-19

  • Vertical distance from sea level is called:

A. Longitude
B. Altitude
C. Latitude
D. Orthometric

ESE (G)-19 (M)

  • When the whole world was covered in ice, it was referred to as:

A. Icy Age
B. Ace Age
C. Ice Age
D. Icing Age

Social Security Officer LHRD-18

  • Forests cover approximately _____ of the Earth’s total land area.*

A. 4%
B. 20%
C. 31%
D. 51%

Asst DMD BOR-21

  • Which of the following continents has the lowest natural population growth rate?*

A. Asia
B. South America
C. North America
D. Europe

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  • Which of the following regions of the world is most thickly populated?*

A. East Asia
B. South Asia
C. North-West Europe
D. North and South America

Asst S&GAD-14

  • India represent what percent of South Asia’s population?

A. 40%
B. 55%
C. 70%
D. 20%

PMS (P) GK-20

  • Which South Asian country does not receive Monsoon rains?*

A. Bhutan
B. Bangladesh
C. India
D. None of above*

Tehsildar Paper II-20 (E)

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