MCQ on Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

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

31- The places east of Greenwich will be ………….of Greenwich Time and those to the west will be ……………….it.

(A) Behind, no change

(B) Ahead, no change

(C) Behind, ahead

(D) Ahead, behind

 

32- The sun is at the highest point in sky when it is ………………

(A) 3 O’ clock

(B) 1 O’clock

(C) 12 O’ clock

(D) 11 O’ clock

 

33- There is a difference of about ……hours……minutes in local time of Dawarka in Gujarat and Dibrugarh in Assam.

(A) 1 hour 40 minutes

(B) 1 hour 45 minutes

(C) 1 hour 50 minutes

(D) 1 hour 4 minutes

 

34-Local time for a country is called ………………..meridian time for the country.

(A) Standard

(B) Meridian

(C) Local

(D) None of the above

 

35- What is the standard time for India?

(A) 82 ¼ o E

(B) 82 1/3 o E

(C) 82 ½ o E

(D) None of the above

 

36- How many total standard time zones is/are there in Russia?

(A) Eleven

(B) Seven

(C) Eight

(D) Five

 

37- The earth has been divided into …………….time zones of one hour each.

(A) 24

(B) 11

(C) 5

(D) 1

 

38- Each time zone covers ……………..degree of longitude.

(A) 20

(B) 15

(C) 10

(D) 4

 

39-Which of the following is/are the heat zone/s of the earth?

(A) Torrid zone

(B) Temperate zone

(C) Frigid zone

(D) All are correct

 

40- Which of the following Statement are correct in terms of Frigid Zone location?

(a) Area lying between the Arctic Circle and the North Pole in Northern Hemisphere.

(b) Area lying between the Antarctic Circle and the South Pole in Southern Hemisphere.

(c) Both the zones are very cold in nature.

(d) The rays of the sun are slanting and provide less heat to this zone.

(A) a and c

(B) Only b

(C) All are incorrect statement

(D) All statements are correct

 

ANSWERS:

31-(D), 32-(C), 33-(B), 34-(A), 35-(C), 36-(A), 37-(A), 38-(B), 39-(D), 40-(D)