World Geography - Questions (Section-1)
25The hot and cold deserts together occupy nearly ____ land area of the world.
A. 1/2B. 1/4th
C. 1/3rd D. 3/4th
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26The hydrological cycle is a conceptual model that describes
A. the storage of water between biosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere and lithosphereB. the movement of water between biosphere, atmosphere, lithosphere and hydrosphere
C. both (a) and (b) D. None of the above
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27The largest country of the world by geographical area is
A. RussiaB. Vatican City
C. Australia D. USA
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28The largest fish exporting region in the world is
A. the north-east atlantic regionB. the north-east pacific region
C. the north-west pacific region D. the south-east asian region
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29The largest gold producing country in the world(in 2006) is
A. ChinaB. Canada
C. South Africa D. USA
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30The least explosive type of volcano is called
A. Basalt plateauB. Cinder cone
C. Shield volcanoes D. Composite volcanoes
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