Plateaus MCQ Set-1

1. A city situated on a Plateau is

(A) Bukharest
(B) Madrid
(C) Jamnagar
(D) Singapore

Answer (B) Madrid

[RAS/RTS (Pre) 1992]

2. Which is known as ‘Roof of the World’?

(A) Aravali
(B) Satpura
(C) Pamir
(D) Myanmar

Answer (C) Pamir

[Delhi PSC (Pre) 2016 44th BPSC (Pre) 2000]

3. The average elevation of Tibetan Plateau above sea level is

(A) 2 km
(B) 3 km
(C) 4 km
(D) 5 km

Answer (D) 5 km

[UP UDA/LDA (Pre) 2013 IAS (Pre) 1994]

4. The area which is the ‘store house of minerals’ in South America is

(A) Brazillian Plateau
(B) Bolivian Plateau
(C) Patagonia Plateau
(D) Orinoco Basin

Answer (C) Patagonia Plateau

[RAS/RTS (Pre) 2010]

5. Which one amongst the following is the largest plateau?

(A) Coconino
(B) Aquarius
(C) Colorado
(D) Columbia

Answer (C) Colorado

[UPPCS (Pre) 2017]