MCQ on Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

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

21- The Antarctic Circle located in ……………..

(A) The Southern Hemisphere E

(B) The Northern Hemisphere

(C) The Eastern Hemisphere

(D) The Western Hemisphere

 

22- Grid is a network of ……………………

(A) The North Pole and the South Pole

(B) Parallels of latitude and meridians of longitude

(C) The Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Hemisphere

(D) None of the above

 

23- The Standard meridian of India is …………………..

(A) 80 ½ o E

(B) 83 ½ o E

(C) 82 ½ o E

(D) All of the above

 

24- The 0o meridian is also known as ……………….

(A) Tropic of Antarctica

(B) Tropic of Capricorn

(C) Tropic of Cancer

(D) Equator

 

25- The distance between the longitudes decreases towards ……………

(A) North

(B) East

(C) West

(D) Poles

 

26- The Arctic Circle is located in the ………………….Hemisphere.

(A) Northern

(B) Southern

(C) Eastern

(D) Western

 

27- The Tropic of Capricorn is located at …………………

(A) 66 ½ o N

(B) 66 ½ o S

(C) 23 ½ o N

(D) 66 ½ o S

 

28- The best means of measuring …………. is by the movement of the earth, the moon and the planet.

(A) Rotation

(B) Speed

(C) Time

(D) Revolution

 

29- Local time can be reckoned by the shadow cast by the ………………..which is shortest at noon and longest at sunrise and sunset.

(A) Planets

(B) Stars

(C) Moon

(D) Sun

 

30- When the Prime Meridian of ……………..has the sun at the highest point in the sky, then all the places along the meridian will have mid day or soon.

(A) Greenwich

(B) London

(C) Ahmadabad

(D) Australia

 

ANSWERS:

21-(A), 22-(B), 23-(C), 24-(D), 25-(D), 26-(A), 27-(B), 28-(C), 29-(D), 30-(A)