GS(UPSC): World Geography

This is an MCQ-based quiz for UPSC, SSC, and other Government Exams.

Geographers explore both the physical properties of Earth's surface and the human societies spread across it. They also examine how human culture interacts with the natural environment and the way that locations and places can have an impact on people.

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Who among the following proposed steady state theory with respect to universe?

Einstein Laplace Newton Hoyle

Which among the following line defined the boundary of North & South Vietnam before the two were united?

17th Parallel 24th Parallel 38th parallel 50th parallel

Petrology is a branch of science which is related to the study of which of the following ?

Oil & Gas Rocks & Minerals Fossils Soils

Broad lower course of a river that is encroached on by the sea and affected by the tides is also known as _______?

Bay Estuary Delta Pocket Beach

Which coral reef system comprises a big field of sand mounds?

Filippo Reef Flinders Reef Darwin Mounds Lansdowne Bank

Which Isthmus connects the Gulf of Corinth and the Saronic Gulf?

Isthmus of Rivas Isthmus of Corinth Madison Isthmus Isthmus of Avalon

Which of the following Isthmus is disputed between Gibraltar and Spain?

Isthmus of Potidea Isthmus of Gibraltar Isthmus of Corinth Isthmus of Suez

Which is the longest canyon in the world?

Colca Canyon Copper Canyon Fish River Canyon The Grand Canyon, US

Which ancient astronomer made the first attempt to create a heliocentric model of universe?

Aristarchus of Samos Claudius Ptolemaeus Aristotle Eudoxus of Cnidus

Which is the earliest stage of the Big Bang epoch ?

Planck epoch Unification epoch Inflationary epoch Electroweak epoch
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Title: GS(UPSC): World Geography
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