Dependent Territory MCQ Set-1

1. Which one of the following country is geographically located in America but politically is a part of Europe?

(A) Iceland
(B) Canary Iceland
(C) Greenland
(D) Cuba

Answer (C) Greenland

[UPPCS (Pre) 2002]

2. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists.

List-I (Country) List-II (Dependent Territory)
(a) Australia 1. Martinique
(b) Denmark 2. Santa Cruz
(c) France 3. Greenland
(d) Spain 4. Christmas Island

Code
(A) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4
(B) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1
(C) (a) – 1, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 4
(D) (a) – 2, (b) – 1, (c) – 4, (d) – 3

Answer (B) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1

[Andhra Pradesh PSC (Pre) 2017 UPPCS (Pre) 2000]

3. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists.

List-I (World Islands) List-II (Owner Country)
(a) Aleutian Islands 1. Russia
(b) Bear Islands 2. Denmark
(c) Greenland 3. Norway
(d) Franz Josef Island 4. U.S.A.

Code
(A) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1
(B) (a) – 1, (b) – 2, (c) – 3, (d) – 4
(C) (a) – 3, (b) – 1, (c) – 4, (d) – 2
(D) (a) – 2, (b) – 4, (c) – 1, (d) – 3

Answer (A) (a) – 4, (b) – 3, (c) – 2, (d) – 1

[Arunachal Pradesh PSC (Pre) 2018 UPPCS (Mains) 2014]

4. Consider the map given below indicating four places frequently figuring in the news. Which one of them is Chechnya? Choose the correct answer from the code given below.

In this map Chechnya is 3

(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4

Answer (C) 3

[IAS (Pre) 1995]