Physical Geography Quiz Questions and Answers

5. In the U.S.A. the cotton textile industry shifted from North Eastern states to the south because of
  A.  Low demand
  B.  Lack of coal
  C.  High labour cost
  D.  Hilly terrain
Ans: C
High labour cost
6. Which one of the following is a temperate desert?
  A.  Kalahari desert
  B.  Patagonian desert
  C.  Atacama desert
  D.  Arabian desert
Ans: B
Patagonian desert
7. Which one of the following is an example of a block mountain?
  A.  Aravalli
  B.  Black Forest
  C.  Caucasus
  D.  Andes
Ans: B
Black Forest
8. The largest volume and mass of the earth is found in
  A.  Crust
  B.  Mantle
  C.  Outer core
  D.  Inner core
Ans: B
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