MCQ on Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

CBSE 6th Class MCQ CBSE NCERT 6th class MCQ on Geography

41- Which of the following statement/s is/are correct in terms of Temperate Zone?

(a) The mid day sun never shines overhead on any latitude beyond the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn.

(b) The angle of the sun rays goes on decreasing towards the Poles.

(c) The zone under Tropic of cancer and the Arctic Circle in Northern Hemisphere and Tropic of Capricorn and Antarctic Circle in Southern Hemisphere have moderate Temperature.

(A) Only a is correct

(B) A and b are correct

(C)  Only b is correct

(D) All are correct statements


42- Which of following statement/s is/are relate to Torrid Zone?

(A) The area under Torrid Zone has receives moderate temperature.

(B) The area under Torrid Zone has receives maximum heat.

(C) The area under Torrid Zone has frozen zone

(D) All statement is/are incorrect 


43- In which type of zone we found the sun at overhead at least once a year on all latitudes in between Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn?

(A) Frigid zone

(B) Temperate zone

(C) Torrid zone

(D) All are correct options


44- Tonga island in Pacific Ocean and Mauritius islands in Indian Ocean are situated on the same latitude of …………….south

(A) 40o

(B) 10o

(C) 20o

(D) 0o


45- The distance between each degree further decreases steadily pole wards until it become ………………..

(A) 0o

(B) 90o

(C) 180o

(D) 360o


46- Each degree of longitude is divided into minutes and minutes into

(A) Hours

(B) Seconds

(C) Mini seconds

(D) Micro seconds


47- The British Royal observatory is located in Greenwich. Its value is 0o ……………….

(A) Latitude

(B) Longitude

(C) Both A and B

(D) None of the above


48- ……………degree meridian divide the earth into two equal halves Eastern Hemisphere and Western Hemisphere

(A) 0

(B) 20

(C) 90

(D) 180


49- Which of the following statement/s is/are correctly matched?

(a)      0o           = Equator

(b) 23 ½ o N = Tropic of Cancer

(c) 66 ½ o N = Arctic Circle

(d) 23 ½ o S = Tropic of Capricorn

(e) 66 ½ o S = Antarctic Circle

(A) Only a is correct

(B) Only b, c and d are correct

(C) All options are correctly matched

(D) No options is correct


50- Which of the following is/are cold zone areas on earth?

(A) South Pole and North Pole

(B) Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn

(C) Antarctic Circle and Arctic Circle

(D) All are Correct A. B and C



41-(D), 42-(B), 43-(C), 44-(C), 45-(A), 46-(B), 47-(B), 48-(D), 49-(C), 50-(A)