Paper: General Studies Paper-I
Section: Indian and World Geography
Topic: Human Geography
Q1. In India, the effective literacy rates are calculated from:
a) Total Population
b) Child Population
c) Adult Population
d) Population above 7 years of age
Q2. Who introduced the concept of Human Development Index?
a) Professor Amartya Sen
b) Dr Mahabub-ul-Haq
c) Elien C Semple
Q3. Who is supposed to have used the term demography for the first time?
Q4. Seasonal migration of people with their animals is known as:
Q5. In which of the following type of age-sex pyramids, both birth and death rates are low and declining?
Q6. The number of persons per unit area of cultivated land is:
a) Arithmetic density
b) Physiological density
c) Agricultural density
d) Economic Density
Q7. A person of mixed European and Indian blood in Latin America is called a:
d) Mau Mau
Q8. Whose observation is ” Migration was rather distinguished for its lawlessness than for having any definite laws”?
Q9. A narrow base and a narrow top pyramid of population indicates a:
a) Stationary Population
b) Progressive Population
c) Closed Population
d) Regressive Population
Q10. Which one of the following is not an approach in human geography?
a) Areal Differentiation
b) Quantitative Revolution
c) Spatial organization
d) Exploration and description