SSC Geography Previous Year Questions Set 37

361. Contours are imaginary lines showing ..[SSC Combined Matric Level (PRE) 2008]
A. places of equal atmospheric pressure
B. same temperature areas
C. places of equal altitudes
D. equal sunshine areas
Answer –C. places of equal altitudes

362. “Tidal forest” is otherwise called : [SSC (10+2) Level Data Entry Operator & LDC 2012]
A. Evergreen forest
B. Monsoon forest
C. Mangrove forest
D. Coniferous forest
Answer –C. Mangrove forest

363. Contour line is the imaginary line joining places of equal : [SSC CAPFs SI & CISF ASI 2013]
A. Rainfall
B. Humidity
C. Elevation
D. Temperature
Answer –C. Elevation

364. Which one of the following practices is adopted for restoring the fertility of soil ?[SSC Combined Matric Level (PRE) 2001]
A. Weeding
B. Levelling
C. Fallowing
D. Harrowing
Answer –C. Fallowing

365. Tropical rain forest is characterised by: [SSC CHSL (10+2) DEO & LDC 2014]
A. Absence of trees
B. Least productivity
C. Maximum biodiversity
D. Minimum biodiversity
Answer –C. Maximum biodiversity

366. Which is the most stable ecosystem ?[SSC CGL Tier-I 2011]
A. Desert
B. Ocean
C. Mountain
D. Forest
Answer –B. Ocean

367. An ecological system is a: [SSC Combined Matric Level (PRE) 2000]
A. Biological system
B. Biogeochemical system
C. Physicochemical system
D. Bioecological system
Answer –A. Biological system

368. The land of maximum biodiversity is…[SSC CGL Tier-I 2010]
A. Tropical
B. Temperate
C. Monsoonal
D. Equatorial
Answer –D. Equatorial

369. Imaginary lines joining places with same temperature are called: [SSC CHSL Data Entry Operator & LDC 2010]
A. Isobars
B. Isohyets
C. Isohalines
D. Isotherms
Answer –D. Isotherms

370. What makes an ecosystem ?[SSC Combined Matric Level (PRE) 2006]
A. A living community and its environment
B. All the plants and animals of an area
C. Carnivores and herbivores of an area
D. Producers, consumers and decomposers in a particular locality
Answer –A. A living community and its environment

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