Scheduled Tribes (Uttarakhand)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. Which of the following tribes account for the largest tribal population in Uttaranchal?

(a) Jaunsari
(b) Bhotiya
(c) Boksha
(d) Tharu

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2005, Uttrakhand U.D.A./L.D.A. (Mains) 2007]


2. Which of the following is found in large numbers in the district of Dehradun?

(a) Bhotia
(b) Buksa
(c) Jaunsarie
(d) Tharu

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2002]


3. Which tribe of Uttarakhand practices transhumance?

(a) Tharu
(b) Moksa
(c) Bhotia
(d) Raji

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2010]


4. To which tribe of Uttarakhand does the ‘Jad’ belong?

(a) Bhotia
(b) Boxa
(c) Jaunsari
(d) Banraut

[Uttarakhand Lower Sub. (Pre) 2010]


5. Which of the following districts of Uttarakhand has the highest population of Scheduled Tribes?

(a) Nainital
(b) Almora
(c) Udhamsingh Nagar
(d) Champawat

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2006]


6. Which tribes of Uttarakhand had trade relations with Tibet before 1962 war with China?

(a) Raji
(b) Bhotia
(c) Buksa
(d) Jaunsari

Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2012


7. Which one of the following Scheduled Tribes is not found in Uttarakhand?

(a) Buksa
(b) Bhotia
(c) Raji
(d) Kharwar

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2006]


8. Which one of the following is not the ancient race of Uttarakhand?

(a) Yaksha
(b) Nag
(c) Khasi
(d) Kinnar

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2016]


9. Tharu Scheduled Tribes are mostly the inhabitants of –

(a) Dehradun
(b) Udhamsingh Nagar
(c) Pithoragarh
(d) Chamoli

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2006]