# UPSC NDA and NA Geography Quiz 7

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# UPSC NDA and NA Geography Quiz 7

### Introduction

Geography is a very important subject for Railway Recruitment exams and UPSC Exams. UPSC NDA and NA Prelims Exam is the combination of Mathematics and General Ability. Geography is one of the most important topics in the General Ability section. All these questions are easily understandable format. UPSC NDA and NA Geography Quiz 7 is very useful to get the maximum marks from the General Ability sections. Candidates can check the daily updates at UPSC Official Website

### Pattern

Paper Mode Subject Marks Duration
Paper-I Mathematics 200 Marks 2 hours
Paper-II General Ability 200 Marks 2 hours
UPSC NDA and NA Syllabus

### Samples

1. The Circle of illumination divides Earth into two hemispheres known as
A. East and West B. North and South C. Day and night D. Summer and Winter

2. Composite volcanic cone is also called strata cone because of the
A. Alternating sheets of lava and pyroclastic materials B. Uneven streams of lava flow C. Cataclysmic eruption D. Eruption of lava flow from a fissure

3. Which of the following statements regarding the duration of day and night is correct?
A. Difference is least near the Equator and progressively increases away from it B. Difference is maximum at the Equator and progressively decreases away from it C. Difference is least at the Tropics and progressively increases towards the Equator and Poles D. Difference is maximum at the Tropics and progressively decreases towards the Equator and Poles

4. Which one of the following is depositional landform?
A. Stalagmite B. Lapis C. Sinkhole D. Cave

5. Which of the following is/are direct source(s) of information about the interior of the Earth? 1. Earthquake wave 2. Volcano 3. Gravitational force 4. Earth magnetism Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A. 1 and 2 B. Only 2 C. 3 and 4 D. All of these

6. During the recent Venus transit (June 2012) bracket, the planet appeared as a tiny black circle moving on the Sun. The black colour on the Sun is because the planet
A. is black in colour B. obstructed all light from the Sun C. was invisible due to bright rays from the Sun D. behaved as a black hole during its transit

7. The waves that help scientists to understand the internal structure of the Earth are
A. Primary waves B. Secondary waves C. Surface waves D. Longitudinal waves

8. Which one among the following is called terrestrial planet
A. Mercury B. Jupiter C. Saturn D. Uranus

9. Which one among the following is not an igneous rock?
A. Granite B. Basalt C. Gabbro D. Gneiss

10.If the time of a place located on 1650 E meridian is 11:00 pm on Sunday, what would be the time at the place located on 1650 W meridian?
A. 11:00 pm on Sunday B. 12:00 noon on Sunday C. 1:00 am on Sunday D. 11:00 pm on Saturday

11. The natural disaster in which carbon-di-oxide suddenly erupts from a deep lake water is known as _____ .
A. Lacaustrine B. Fluvial C. Glacial D. Liminic

12. Which one of the following does NOT remain to be a planet now?
A. Neptune B. Uranus C. Pluto D. Venus

13. Which of the following planets has the maximum number of natural satellites?
A. Earth B. Mars C. Jupiter D. Saturn