GEOGRAPHY JULY 2017 SSC

Geography Economics July 2017.

Q. 1. A. Complete the following statements by choosing the appropriate alternatives from those given in the brackets and rewrite the sentences in your answer book.: [3]

1. Area wise ____________ is the largest state. (Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan)

2. Garhjat hills occupy the north - western part of ______________ state. (Maharashtra, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh)

3. The highest peak in the Western Ghats is ___________ (Annaimudi, Dodabetta, Annamalai, K-2)

B. Match the items in Column ‘A’ with those in the Column ‘B’ :

Column ‘A’ Column ‘B’
(1) Ujjain (a) Centre of urdu language in the Deccan.
(2) Amritsar (b) Ancient cultural capital of Malwa region.
(3) Hyderabad (c) Hill Station
(d) The holiest of Sikh Shrines.

Q. 2. A. Give geographical reasons for the following statements . (Any two) [4]

1. Agriculture is the main occupation in the Ganga Plains.





Q. 2. B. Write short notes on (any two) : [4]

(1) Water Frontier of India




Q. 3. A. Draw a Divided Rectangle Diagram for the following data.  [2]
Agriculture Production (Kharif) in million tonnes. (2010 - 2011)

Crops
Percentage
Rice
43
Coarse Cereals
20
Pulses
08
Oil Seeds
14
Cotton
15
Total
100



Q. 3. B, Observe the following diagram and answer the questions given below it. (Any two) [2]  


QUESTIONS:

1. Name the important sub - plateaus in the Peninsular (Deccan) Plateau.

Ans. Maharashtra Plateau, Karnataka Plateau and Telangana Plateau.

2. Name the main east flowing rivers on the Peninsular (Deccan) Plateau.

Ans. River Godavari, River Krishna and River Cauvery.

3. Name the tributary of Godavari River.

Ans. River Manjara and River Indravati.

4. Name the hill to the Southern Peninsular (Deccan) Plateau.

Ans. Nilgiri hills and Shevroy hills.
(C) Mark the following in the outline map of India supplied to you. Write the names. Give Index (any two) : [2]

1. Lowest point below sea level.

2. Chandigarh

3. Chota Nagpur Plateau

4. Aravalli Hills.




Q. 4. Answer the following questions in detail. (Any two) . [8]




Q. 5. Fill in the blanks by choosing the correct alternatives from those given in the brackets. [2]

1. Productive activities are mainly classified into __________ sectors. (one, two, three)

2. The main motive of producers is to maximise profit in _________ economy. (Socialist, capitalist, mixed. )

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








Q. 7. Answer any one of the following questions in five or six sentences: [4]