Geography Quiz 4

1. Which of the following are true with respect to the Indian Peninsular Plateau?
  1. The southern plateau block is formed mainly of granite and gneiss
  2. The Deccan lava plateau is an elevated tableland consisting of horizontally arranged lava sheets
  3. The Malwa plateau dominates the Vindhyam scraps, forming the northern flank of the plateau
  4. The trough of the Narmada and Tapti are interposed between the Vindhyan and the Satpura ranges

2. The natural region which holds the Indian subcontinent is

3. Which of the following crops is regarded as a plantation crop?

4. The proportion of forest to the total national geographical area of India as envisaged by National Forest Policy is

5. Which of the following important rivers of India does not originate from the Western Ghats?

6. The most ideal region for the cultivation of cotton in India is

7. Which of the following countries leads in the production of aluminium and its products in the world?

8. Which of the following dams has generations of power more than irrigation as its main purpose?

9. Which of the following areas or regions is most prone to earthquakes?

10. The percentage of India's total population employed in agriculture is nearly