CBSE Class 9 Geography Gk Questions & Answers

CBSE Class 9 Geography Gk Questions & Answers CBSE Class 9 Geography QUESTIONS

CBSE Class 9 Geography Gk Questions & Answers

1 In winter the western cyclonic disturbances originate from which sea?
A Arabian Sea
B Indian Ocean
C Mediterranean Sea
D Caspian Sea

Answer: Mediterranean Sea
2 The peninsular part of India experiences peak summers earlier than northern India because:
A Due to the northward movement of the sun, the global heat belt shifts northward
B Clouds do not form in those months
C There is less rainfall in the peninsula during that time.
D Cold waves from Central Asia sweep through the northern plains during the time.

Answer: Due to the northward movement of the sun, the global heat belt shifts northward
3 The world’s largest delta is formed by:
A Ganga and Brahamputra
B Indus and Ganga
C Ganga and Sutlej
D Indus and Brahamputra

Answer: Ganga and Brahamputra
4 The Peninsular Plateau of India belongs to which of the following landmass?
A Gondwanaland
B Eurasian Plate
C Angaraland
D Tethys

Answer: Gondwanaland
5 The highest peak in the Eastern Ghats is
A Mahendragiri
B Khasi
C Anai Mudi
D None

Answer: Mahendragiri
6 Mountain ranges in the eastern part of India forming its boundary with Myanmar are collectively called as
A Purvanchal
B Uttaranchal
C Himachal
D none of the above

Answer: Purvanchal
7 A landmass bounded by sea on three sides is referred to as
A Island
B Coast
C Peninsula
D none of the above

Answer: Peninsula
8 The wet and swampy belt of the Northern Region is known locally as
A Terai
B Bhangar
C Bhabar
D Doab

Answer: Terai
9 In India the percentage of population engaged in primary activities is:
A 64%
B 70%
C 50%
D None

Answer: 64%
10 What is the rank of India among the population of different countries of the world?
A Fourth
B First
C Second
D Third

Answer: Second

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