Exercise 1

Question 21 :

The iron ore mined at Bailadila is mostly

A). haematite
B). siderite
C). limonite
D). magnetic
Answer : Option A

Question 22 :

The leading state in producing paper is

A). Bihar
B). West Bengal
C). Kerala
D). Orissa
Answer : Option B

Question 23 :

The largest dune files are found in

A). Middle East
B). North Africa
C). both (a) and (b)
D). None of the above
Answer : Option C

Question 24 :

The Harmattan is

A). cool, extremely dry wind that forms over the Sahara and blows westward or south-westward to the African coast
B). wind that blows during the dry season from December to February
C). tertiary wind that carry great quantities of fine dust from the Sahara
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 25 :

The largest gold producing country in the world(in 2006) is

A). China
B). Canada
C). South Africa
Answer : Option C