World Geography General Knowledge Questions


1.In which of the following regions, maize is used as staple food ?
[A]Western Europe
[C]Middle Africa
[D]South-East Asia
2.Carajás Mine is located in which of the following countries?
3.Four Corners Monument is located in which of the following countries?
[A]United States
4.Which of the following is not a feature of El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO)?
[A]Periodic disruption of normal sea surface temperature in Pacific Ocean
[B]Reversal of Westerlies
[C]Rise of sea level along equator
[D]Decrease in productivity along the west coast of South America
5.Majid Gyre is a feature of which of the following Oceans?
[A]Pacific Ocean
[B]Indian Ocean
[C]Atlantic Ocean
[D]Arctic Ocean
6.The Coriolis force is maximum at __?
[D]Mountain peaks
7.Bathymetry is related to which of the following studies?
[A] Climatology
[B] Oceanography
[C] Economic Geography
[D] Astronomy
8.Who among the following gave the theory of continental drift?
[A]Arthur Holmes
[B]Alfred Wegener
[C]Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont
[D]Harry Hess
9.Which of the following were the main gases in the initial atmosphere of Protoearth?
[A]Hydrogen and Helium
[B]Nitrogen and Carbon Dioxide
[C]Hydrogen and Nitrogen
[D]Oxygen and Carbon dioxide
10.Hoover Dam is built on which of the following rivers?
[A]Colorado River
[B]Nile River
[C]Rhine River
[D]Niger River