Geography : Civil Services Exam 2016 Question Paper Analysis

Analysis of Geography Section of Civil Services Exam 2016

Geography Previous Year Questions Analysis
By   @shriyansh,   2 years ago

In this article we will analyse the Questions asked from geography section in the Civil Services exam 2016. We will have a comparison with the syllabus and sources we have already discussed



Questions


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Indian Economic Geography > Cities

Resource : Atlas

Q1. Consider the following pairs:

Famous Place Region

1. Bodhgaya : Baghelkhand

2. Khajuraho : Bundelkhand

3. Shirdi : Vidarbha

4. Nasik (Nashik) : Malwa

5. Tirupati : Rayalaseema

Which of the pairs given above are correctly matched?

  1. 1, 2 and 4
  2. 2, 3, 4 and 5
  3. 2 and 5 only
  4. 1, 3, 4 and 5


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Indian Physical Geography > Drainage

Resource : NCERT

Q2. Which of the following is/are tributary/ tributaries of Brahmaputra?

1. Dibang

2. Kameng

3. Lohit

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Indian Economic Geography > Natural Resources

Resource : Current Affairs

Q3. In which of the following regions of India are shale gas resources found?

1. Cambay Basin

2. Cauvery Basin

3. Krishna-Godavari Basin

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 3 only
  3. 2 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3

Analysis


Topic wise distribution :

  • Fundamental Geography : 0 Questions
  • Indian Physical Geography : 1 Question
  • Indian Economic Geography : 2 Questions
  • Map : 0 Questions


Resource wise distribution :

  • NCERTs : 1 Question
  • GC Leong : 0 Questions
  • Current Affairs : 1 Question
  • Atlas : 1 Question
  • Unknown : 0 Questions


Difficulty wise distribution :

  • Easy :
  • Medium :
  • Difficult :



Author : Shriyansh Gautam
Shriyansh Gautam
@shriyansh

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