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IAS Previous Year GEOGRAPHY Questions – Lecture – 19 – STHAAPNA Series

Sthapna - Static MCQs for GS - Subject - Day 19

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The alpine vegetation in the Western Himalayas is found only up to a height of 3000 metres while in the Eastern Himalayas it is found up to a height of 4000 metres. The reason for this variation in the same mountain range is that: [1995]

(a) Eastern Himalayas are higher than Western Himalayas

(b) Eastern Himalayas as are nearer to the equator and sea coast than the Western Himalayas

(c) Eastern Himalayas get more monsoon rainfall than the Western Himalayas

(d) Eastern Himalayan rocks are more fertile than the Western Himalayan rocks


. Which one among the following has the maximum number of National Parks? [2008]

(a) Andaman and Nicobar Islands

(b) Arunachal Pradesh

(c) Assam

(d) Meghalaya


. Consider the following statements: [2010]

  1. The boundaries of a National Park are defined by legislation.
  2. A Biosphere Reserve is declared to conserve a few specific species of flora and fauna.
  3. In a Wildlife Sanctuary, limited biotic interference is permitted.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a)1 only

(b)2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3


Match List-I (Mangrove) with List-II (State) and select the correct code: [2002]

        List-I (Mangrove)            List-II (State)

  1. Achra Ratnagiri 1. Karnataka
  2. Coondapur 2. Kerala
  3. Pichavaram 3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Vembanad 4. Maharashtra
  5. 5. Tamil Nadu


(a) A-2; B-1; C-5; D-4

(b) A-4; B-5; C-3; D-2

(c) A-2; B-5; C-3; D-4

(d) A-4; B-1; C-5; D-2


Match List I (National Park/Sanctuary) with List II (State) and select the correct code: [2004]

              List-I                                  List-II

A Kanger Ghati National Park         1. Chhattisgarh

  1. Nagerhole National Park 2. Haryana
  2. Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary 3. Himachal Pradesh
  3. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary 4. Karnataka

Codes :

(a) A-3; B-2; C-1; D-4

(b) A-1; B-4; C-3; D-2

(c) A-3; B-4; C-1; D-2

(d) A-1; B-2; C-3; D-4


Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below: [2005]

List-I (National Park/Wildlife Sanctuary)                  List-II (State)

  1. Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary 1. Orissa
  2. Kangerghat National Park 2. Assam
  3. Orang Sanctuary 3. Chhattisgarh
  4. Ushkothi Wildlife Sanctuary 4. Goa
  5. Tripura

 Codes :

(a) A-2; B-1; C-5; D-3

(b) A-4; B-3; C-2; D-1

(c) A-2; B-3; C-5; D-1

(d) A-4; B-1; C-2; D-3


Which one of the following is also known as Top Slip? [2007]

(a) Simlipal National Park

(b) Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

(c) Manjira Wildlife Sanctuary

(d) Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park


Which one of the following is located in the Bastar region? [2007]

(a) Bandhavgarh National Park

(b) Dandeli Sanctuary

(c) Rajaji National Park

(d) Indravati National Park


Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer: [2006]

List-I (National Park/Wildlife Sanctuary)                 List-II (Nearby Town)

  1. Chandra Prabha 1. Jaipur
  2. Karera 2. Jhansi
  3. Jaisamand 3. Agra
  4. Nahargarh 4. Varanasi
  5. Udaipur

Codes :

(a)A-4; B-5; C-1; D-3

(b)A-5; B-2; C-3; D-1

(c) A-4; B-2; C-5; D-1

(d) A-5; B-1; C-3; D-2

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