A traveller is thirsty in a desert at 15º E and

25° S. The desert in question is

(a) Kalahari   (Answer)

(b) Patagonia

(c) Sahara

(d) Mohave

Which is the largest desert in the world

present in north Africa?

(a) Atacama

(b) Sahara   (Answer)

(c) Gobi

(d) Rub’ al-Khali

Ogaden desert is present in

(a) Asia

(b) Africa   (Answer)

(c) Europe

(d) America

The temperate grasslands of Asia and

Europe are known as

(a) Pampas

(b) Prairies

(c) Tundras

(d) Steppes   (Answer)

The Kalahari Desert, which stretches over

225,000 miles (900,000 sq. m), is in

(a) Australia

(b) South Africa   (Answer)

(c) East Africa

(d) Saidu Arabia

Oasis is associated with

(a) Glaciers

(b) Desert   (Answer)

(c) Islands

(d) Heiff

Which one of the following regions of the

world is called “the bread basket of the world”?

(a) Temperate grassland   (Answer)

(b) Tropical monsoonal region

(c) Mediterranean region

(d) Savana grassland

“Dasht-e-Lut” desert is located in

(a) China

(b) Libya

(c) Turkmenistan

(d) Iran   (Answer)

Down plains are grassland plains present in

(a) USA

(b) Newzealand

(c) Australia   (Answer)

(d) Russia

Veld is the name of

(a) Valley in mountain areas

(b) South Africa’s grasslands   (Answer)

(c) New Zealand’s grass lands

(d) Grasslands around the black sea

Canterbury plains are present in

(a) Newzealand   (Answer)

(b) Australia

(c) Russia

(d) USA

Grass land plains present in Argentina are


(a) Prairies

(b) Campass   (Answer)

(c) Steppes

(d) Pampas

Sonoran is a desert present in
(a) China
(b) Mexico   (Answer)
(C) Australia
(d) India

Great victoria desert is present in
(a) Newzealand
(b) England
(c) Australia   (Answer)
(d) South Africa

Simpson desert is present in
(a) USA
(b) UK
(c) Morocco
(d) Australia   (Answer)

Kyzulkum desert is present in
(a)Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan   (Answer)
(b) China
(c) Russia and Kazakhstan
(d) Morocco

Gibson desert is present in
(6) Australia   (Answer)
(b) USA
(c) France
(d) Ethiopia

The grassland of Asia is called
(a) Downs
(b) Veld
(c) Pampas

(d) Steppes   (Answer)

What is horticulture?
(a) Cultivation of flowers and fruits   (Answer)
(b) Growing of small plants
(c) Cultivation of spices
(d) Rearing animals for meat and milk

Atacama desert is located in
(a) Chile   (Answer)
(b) China
(c) Japan
(d) Peru

Which of the following valleys is a rift valley?
(a) The Amazon Valley
(b) The Thames Valley
(c) The Rhine Valley   (Answer)
(d) The Mississippi Valley

Area dominated by trees and shurbs is commonly known as

(a) Woodland

(b) Forest   (Answer)

(c) Shurbland

(d) Greenland

How many types of the deserts are in the
(a) 3

(b) 4     (Answer)

(c) 6

(d) 7

The second largest desert of the world is

(a)Arabian Desert   (Answer)

(b) Gobi Desert

(c) Sononan Desert

(d) Namibian Desert

What is the total area o Sahara desert?
(a) 6000000 sq km

(6) 8200000 sq km

(c) 8400000 sq km   (Answer)

(d) None of these

Karakum desert is located in
(a) Iran Iraq
(b) Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan   (Answer)
(c) China and Mangolia
(d) Russia and China

Thar desert is of which of the following type?

(a) Polar desert

(b) Subtropical desert   (Answer)

(c) Cold winter desert

(d) Temperate desert

Majaway desert is located in

(a) Australia

(b) Egypt

(c) USA   (Answer)

(d) UK

Namibian desert is situated in

(a) China

(b) Libya

(c) North Africa   (Answer)

(d) None of these

Gobi desert is situated in

(a) Mangolia   (Answer)

(b) India

(c) Russia

(d) Syria

Rub’al-Khali is the name of

(a) Lake

(b) Plain

(c) Desert   (Answer)

(d) River

Taklamakan desert is located in

(a) Mangolia

(b) China   (Answer)

(c) Kazakistan

(d) Russia

What is the rank of Thar desert in the world

(area wise)?

(a) 8th

(b) 9th   (Answer)

(c) 10th

(d) 11th

Which desert of the world is known as

“friendly desert”?

(a) Thar desert   (Answer)

(b) Sahara desert

(c) Gobi desert

(d) Kalahari desert

Death Valley is located in USA in

(a) Michigan

(b) California   (Answer)

(c) Alaska

(d) New York

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