MCQ on Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

CBSE 6th Class MCQ CBSE Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

 MCQ On Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

1- The earth is flattened at the ………….and ………….poles and bulge in the middle.

(A) North, South

(B) West, East

(C) North, East

(D) South and West

 

2- ……….is a true model or miniature forms of the earth.

(A) Globe

(B) Map

(C) Both A and B

(D) None of the above

 

3- The earth moves from ………… to east.

(A) South

(B) West

(C) North

(D) East

 

4- An imaginary line that divides the earth into two equal halves/ parts is known as the ……………..

(A) Tropic of Capricorn

(B) Tropic of Cancer

(C) Equator

(D) None of the above

 

5- The northern half of the earth is known as the ………………………

(A) Northern Region

(B) North Pole

(C) Northern Zone

(D) Northern Hemisphere

 

6- The Southern half of the earth is known as the ……………………

(A) Southern Region

(B) Southern Hemisphere

(C) Southern Zone

(D) Southern Pole

 

7- ………………….is an imaginary circular line and important to locate places on earth.

(A) Tropic of Cancer

(B) Equator

(C) Tropic of Capricorn

(D) All of above

 

8- All parallel circles from the equator up to the poles are called ……………………

(A) Parallels of Equator

(B) Parallels of Longitude

(C) Parallels of Latitude

(D) None of the above

 

9- The Equator presents the …………….latitude.

(A) 90

(B) 66 ½o

(C) 23 ½o

(D) 0o

 

10- The distance from the equator to either of the poles is one – fourth of a circle round the earth and it will measure ¼ of …………..degree.

(A) 360

(B) 180

(C) 90

(D) 0

 

ANSWERS:

1-(A), 2-(A), 3-(B), 4-(C), 5-(D), 6-(B), 7-(B), 8-(C), 9-(D), 10-(A)