World Political Geography 7

World Political Geography (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

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1. Itaipu Dam built on the River Parana is one of the largest dams in the world. Which of the following two countries have this as a joint project? [2005]

 
 
 
 

2. Which one of the following does not border Panama? [2004]

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements: [2005]
1. Great Britain comprises England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
2. England covers less than 60% of the total area of the United Kingdom..
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Which one of the following countries does not border Lithuania? [2005]

 
 
 
 

5. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [2005]
List-I (City) List-II (River)
A. Washington D.C. 1. River Manzanares
B. Berlin 2. River Seine
C. Paris 3. River Spree
D. Madrid 4. River Potomac Codes:

 
 
 
 

6. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the given continents in the decreasing order of their percentage of Earth’s land? [2005]

 
 
 
 

7. Bermuda Triangle extends up to which of the following places? [2006]
1. Southern Florida
2. Puerto Rico
3. Hawaii Islands
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements: [2005]
1. Silent Valley National Park in the Nallamalai range.
2. Pathrakkadavu Hydroelectric project is proposed to be built near the Silent Valley National Park.
3. The Kunthi river originates in Silent Valley’s rainforests.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. Consider the following sites/monuments: [2005]
1. Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeo logical Park
2. Chhatrapati Shivaji Railway Station, Mumbai
3. Mahallapuram
4. Sun Temple (Konark Temple)
Which of the above are included in the World Heritage List of UNESCO?

 
 
 
 

10. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the given towns of Pakistan while moving from the North towards the South? [2005]

 
 
 
 

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