GEOGRAPHY & ECONOMICS TEST

MARKS 40 TIMING 2:00HRS
Q.1 (A) fill up                                                                                                                                                                          3 Marks
1.      Nearly ____% of the population of the Middle Ganga plain (80, 84, 93, 92)
2.      The Tarai is ________land. (a forest, a marshy, an infertile, a desert)
3.      The forest soils are _______________ in colour. (dark yellow, dark brown, dark red, pink)
(B) Match the pairs                                                                                                                                                        3 Marks
States
Capital
1.      Meghalaya
2.      Nagaland
3.      Manipur
a)      Shillong
b)     Imphal
c)      Kohima
d)     Itanagar

Q.2 (A) Give Geographical Reasons for the following: (Any two)                                                                             4 Marks
1.      Rural settlements in the peninsular part exhibit mixed types.
2.      Industrial development has taken place in the lower ganga plain.

(B) Short Notes:  (Any two)                                                                                                                                         4 Marks
1.      Agriculture in the Rajasthan desert.
2.      Soils in Punjab-Haryana plain.

Q.3 (A) Draw simple bar graph:                                                                                                                                         (2 Marks)
year
population (in crore)
1961
44
1971
55
1981
68
1991
84
2001
102
2011
121

                                                      B
      (B)
    
      (C) Map Marking: (any two)                                                                                                                                         2 Marks
1.      Sundarbans
2.      Narmada River
3.      Malwa Pleatue
4.      Palk Strait

Q.4 Answer the following questions in detail: (Any two)                                                                                            8 Marks
1.      Explain the division of central highlands in detail.
2.      Explain the physical, economic and cultural features of Assam Valley.
3.      Discuss the agricultural activities of Ganga plain?

Q.5 fills up:                                                                                                                                                                              2 Marks
1.      China has a _____________economy. (capitalist, socialist, mixed)
2.      Inflation generally associated with rapidly _________prices. (rising, falling, declining)

Q.6 Answer the following questions in one or two sentences each: (any three)                                                      6 Marks

1.      Give two examples of natural resources?
2.      Explain the term inflation?
3.      Explain the meaning of Bank Rate?

Q.7 Answer the following questions in five to six sentences: (Any one)                                                                   4 Marks

1.      Explain the drawback of PDS?