Geographical Scenario (Rajasthan)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. As per Koeppen’s climate classification, which among the following are correctly matched?
(A) Cwg – Bharatpur
(B) Bwhw – Barmer
(C) Bshw – Ganganagar
(D) Aw – Dungarpur

(a) (A), (C) and (D)
(b) (B), (C) and (D)
(c) (B) and (C)
(d) (A) and (D)

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2. Those district of Rajasthan which are located on International Border is

(a) Ganganagar, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Barmer
(b) Ganganagar, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Jalore
(c) Ganganagar, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Jalore
(d) Jalore, Jaisalmer, Barmer, Bikaner

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3. Which of the following cities in Rajasthan is the closest to the Pakistani border?

(a) Bikaner
(b) Jaisalmer
(c) Ganganagar
(d) Hanumangarh

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4. The district having North-South extension is:

(a) Jhalawar
(b) Bhilwara
(c) Chittorgarh
(d) Jhunjhunu

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5. Contiguous districts of Rajasthan are :

(a) Sirohi, Barmer, Jaisalmer
(b) Jhalawar, Bundi, Tonk
(c) Sirohi, Pali, Nagaur
(d) Churu, Jhunjhunu, Jaipur

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6. Arrange the following districts of Rajasthan in correct order from east to west
(1) Bundi
(2) Ajmer

(3) Udaipur
(4) Nagaur

Code :

(a) 2, 1, 3, 4
(b) 1, 3, 2, 4
(c) 1, 2, 3, 4
(d) 1, 2, 4, 3

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7. With which State Rajasthan share its smallest interstate boundary?

(a) Gujarat
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Haryana
(d) Punjab

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8. Which city in Rajasthan is part of the National Capital Region?

(a) Alwar
(b) Karauli
(c) Jhunjhunu
(d) Pilani

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9. The pair which is different as per the situation is

(a) Alwar-Bharatpur
(b) Bikaner-Ganganagar
(c) Jaisalmer-Jalore
(d) Dungarpur-Banswada

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10. Among the following geographical regions of Rajasthan the area having comparatively unclear balance flow is –

(a) South-East
(b) North-Northwest
(c) South-Southwest
(d) Northeast

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11. The district of the adjacent state that does not directly touches Rajasthan is –

(a) Bhatinda
(b) Bhiwani
(c) Jhabua
(d) Kutch

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12. Which of the following districts is not a part of the ‘Desert Triangle’ in Rajasthan?

(a) Jodhpur
(b) Bikaner
(c) Barmer
(d) Jaisalmer

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13. How much percentage of the total landmass area of India is in Rajasthan?

(a) 7.9 %
(b) 11.4%
(c) 10.4%
(d) 13.3%

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14. The total area of Rajasthan to India is

(a) 6%
(b) 13%
(c) 15%
(d) 11%

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15. The area of the state of Rajasthan is above :

(a) 2.8 lakh square km.
(b) 3.4 lakh square km.
(c) 4.5 lakh square km.
(d) 5.7 lakh square km.

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16. The date on which the present structure of Rajasthan was fixed is –

(a) 17th March, 1948
(b) 15th May, 1949
(c) 26 January, 1950
(d) 1 November, 1956

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17. The decision to transfer the administration of Matsya Sangh to Rajasthan was taken in –

(a) 1947
(b) 1948
(c) 1949
(d) 1950

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18. How many kingdoms and states were unified to make the state of Rajasthan ?

(a) 18
(b) 16
(c) 20
(d) 19

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19. The geographical area of Rajputana was renamed as Rajasthan on :

(a) August 15, 1947
(b) March 25, 1948
(c) March 31, 1949
(d) November 1, 1956

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20. Which of the following areas were integrated at the seventh stage (1 November 1956) of the integration of Rajasthan?

(a) Matsya Sangh
(b) Jaipur
(c) Sirohi
(d) Ajmer and Abu

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21. Which statements are correct from the following
(A) Marble Development and Conservation Rule – 2002
(B) Rajasthan Mineral Policy – 2015
(C) District Mineral Foundation Trust Rules – 2016
(D) Rajasthan Minor Mineral Concession Rules (Amended upto May 2016)

(a) Only (A), (C) and (D)
(b) Only (A), (B) and (D)
(c) Only (A) and (D)
(d) All of these

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22. From which area of Rajasthan the maximum crude oil production was received in the year 2017-18 (upto December 2017)?

(a) Bikaner-Nagaur basin
(b) Jaisalmer basin
(c) Barmer – Sanchore basin
(d) None of these

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23. Which of the following is not considered as oil field of Rajasthan?

(a) Aishwarya
(b) Mangla
(c) Ganga
(d) Saraswati

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24. According to the ‘Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in Rajasthan Legislative Assembly’, which of the following department’s estimates do not come under the control of Estimates Committee ‘A’?

(a) Public Works Department
(b) Home Department
(c) Education Department
(d) Finance Department

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