Social Science (Geography)Questions For CTET Exam: 15th May 2019

Dear Readers, Everything that studies our society and the way we interact with each other in it, is a social science.This section NOT ONLY comes CTET Exam 2018 but also come in other TET Exam also i.e UPTET Exam 2018, PTET Exam 2018 & DSSSB Exam 2018 etc. So, we will provide you the questions which will help you in preparing for Exam.

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Q1. Which one among the following is not a feature of ‘Lithosphere’ ?

(a) 97% of the Earth’s water lies in the Lithosphere 
(b) Landforms are found on the ocean floor also
(c) Mineral wealth is found in this sphere 
(d) Mountains, plateaus and valleys form a part of Lithosphere

Q2. Which of the following cannot be said about our planet ‘Earth’?

(a) It is a perfect sphere
(b) It is slightly flattened at the Poles
(c) It has a bulge in the middle 
(d) It is called the ‘blue planet’

Q3. The longest circle which can be drawn on the Earth’s surface is the

(a) tropic of cancer
(b) equator
(c) prime meridian
(d) arctic circle 

Q4. When is a lunar eclipse caused ?

(a) The Sun comes between the Earth and the Moon
(b) The Earth comes between the Sun and the Moon
(c) The Moon comes between the Sun and the Earth
(d) None of the above

Q5. Only one side of the Moon is visible from the Earth because 

(a) other side of the Moon is towards the Earth only during the day time
(b) Other side of the Moon is towards the Earth only on the New Moon (Amavashya)
(c) time taken by the Moon the move around the Earth and to complete one spin is same
(d) It takes the Moon one light year to complete one spin 

Q6. Big Bear is an example of

(a) milky way
(b) constellation
(c) star
(d) galaxy

Q7. The time period of one revolution of the sun around the centre of the galaxy is called

(a) sidereal year
(b) astronomical year
(c) cosmic year
(d) light year

Q8. The Earth day is

(a) the time during which the Sun shines on a specific place on the Earth
(b) the measure of standard time at Greenwich 
(c) period of rotation of the Earth around its axis 
(d) period of revolution of the Earth around the Sun

Q9. Which is the world’s longest mountain range ?

(a) The Himalayas 
(b) The Rocky
(c) The Andes
(d) The Alps

Q10. The innermost layer of the Earth is mainly made up of 

(a) Silica and Iron
(b) Nickel and Iron
(c) Nickel and Alumina
(d) Silica and Alumina

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