MCQ on Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

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

11- ………….north latitude marks the North Pole and ………..south latitude marks the South Pole.

(A) 360o

(B) 180o

(C) 100o

(D) 90o

 

12- All ………………… lines from north of equator called north latitude and south of equator are called south latitude.

(A) Unparallel

(B) Straight

(C) Zonal

(D) Parallel

 

13- The Tropic of cancer lies to ………………. north of equator in Northern Hemisphere.

(A) 23 ½ o N

(B) 66 ½ o N

(C) 23 ½o S

(D) 66 ½o S

 

14- The Tropic of Capricorn lies to ………………….south of equator in Southern Hemisphere.

(A) 23 ½o N

(B) 23 ½o S

(C) Both A and B

(D) None of the above

 

15- Antarctic Circle lies to ………………..south of equator.

(A) 0o

(B) 23 ½ o S

(C) 66 ½ o S

(D) None of the above

 

16- Arctic Circle lies to ………………north of equator.

(A) 0o

(B) 23 ½ o N

(C) 66 ½ o N

(D) None of the above

 

17- Chandrapur in Maharashtra (India) and Belo Horizonte in Brazil (South America) are located on parallels of about …………..latitude.

(A) 20o N and 20o S of Equator

(B) 0o N and 0o S

(C) 90o N and 90o S

(D) 120o N and 120o S

 

18- The value of the prime meridian is ……………..

(A) 10o

(B) 0o

(C) 20o

(D) 30o

 

19- The Frigid Zone lies near ……………….

(A) The Tropic of Capricorn

(B) The Equator

(C) The Poles

(D) All of above

 

20- The total number of longitudes is ………………

(A) 0o

(B) 90o

(C) 180o

(D) 360o

 

ANSWERS:

11-(D), 12-(D), 13-(A), 14-(B), 15-(C), 16-(C), 17-(A), 18-(B), 19-(C), 20-(D)