SSC Geography Previous Year Questions Set 47

461. Virtually treeless, sparse vegetation is found in :[SSC CGL Tier-I Re-Exam–2013]
A. Taiga
B. Alpine
C. Tundra
D. Chapparal
Answer –C. Tundra

462. Species which has restricted distribution is called[SSC CGL Tier-I 2014]
A. Eco species
B. Endemic
C. Sympatric
D. Allopatric
Answer –B. Endemic

463. Which of the following is a Biological method of soil conservations ?[SSC CHSL (10+2) DEO & LDC 2014]
A. Contour farming
B. Contour terracing
C. Gully control
D. Basin listing
Answer –A. Contour farming

464. With what bio-region is the term ‘‘Steppe’’ associated ?[SSC CHSL (10+2) DEO & LDC 2014]
A. Grasslands
B. Tropical forests
C. Savanna
D. Coniferous forests
Answer –A. Grasslands

465. Natural sources of air pollution are: [SSC CGL Tier-I 2014]
A. Forest fires
B. Volcanic eruptions
C. Dust storm
D. Smoke from burning dry leaves
Answer –B. Volcanic eruptions

466. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of ecosystem in the order of decreasing productivity?[SSC CGL Tier-I 2015]
A. Oceans, mangroves, lakes, grassland
B. Mangroves, oceans, grassland, lakes
C. Oceans, lakes, grassland, mangroves
D. Mangroves, grasslands, lakes, oceans
Answer –D. Mangroves, grasslands, lakes, oceans

467. Vergreen type Forests are found in :[SSC CGL Tier-I 2015]
A. Mediterranean region
B. Monsoon climatic area
C. Desert region
D. Equatorial region
Answer –D. Equatorial region

468. Source of energy in ecosystem is: [SSC Data Entry Operator 2009]
A. Sun
B. Green plants
C. Sugar produced in photosynthesis
Answer –A. Sun

469. After which one of the following tribes of India, has a large continent of ancient geological history of the world been named? [SSC Combined Matric Level (PRE) 2001]
A. Santhals
B. Bhils
C. Marias
D. Gonds
Answer –D. Gonds

470. Maps on large scale, representing both natural and man-made features are called: [SSC Graduate Level Tier-I 2013]
A. Wall maps
B. Topographic maps
C. Thematic maps
D. Atlas maps
Answer –B. Topographic maps

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