Test Your Self 0% Physical Geography Quiz 03 Physical Geography QuizMultiple Choice Quiz Questions (MCQs) on Physical Geography for General Studies and GK Day and Night are equal at the: Antarctic Poles Eqator Prime Meridian The darkest portion of the shadow cast during an eclipse is Corona Black hole Penumbra Umbra Which of the following is an alternative theory to the Big Bang theory developed in 1948, statingthat the universe does not change even though it is expanding over time ? Mirror Universe Eternal Inflation Steady State Universe Oscillating Universe Light from the Sun reaches us in nearly 8 min 4 min 6 min 2 min Which of these is a dwarf planet? Eris Titan Hydra Neptune "Name the first Asian country to Orbit Mars. China Japan Pakistan India When the moon completely covers the sun, it is known as the Antumbra the Umbra the Penumbra None of these On which date is India likely to experience the shortest day? March 21 September 23 December 22 June 22 "Which of the following Scientist proved that the path of each planet around the Sun is elliptical? Kepler Newton Galileo Copernicus" Stars twinkle but planets do not twinkle because they are nearer to the earth and hence we receive a greater amount of light and therefore minor variations in intensity are not noticeable their distance from the earth does not change with time they emit light of a constant intensity they are very far away from the earth resulting in decrease in intensity of light The total number of planets revolving around the sun is Seven Five Eight Six A spinning neutron star is known as White dwarf Black hole Pulsar Quasar The constellation ‘Sapta Rishi’ is known to Westerners as the Seven Monks Alpha Centauri Big Dipper Small Bear Which planet in our solar system is nearly as big as the earth ? Mercury Pluto Venus Mars When does solar eclipse take place ? When the earth is between the moon and sun When the moon is between the sun and earth When the moon does not lie on the line joining the sun and earth When the sun is between the moon and earth Which planets do not have satellites revolving around them ? Neptune and Pluto Mars and Mercury Mars and Venus Mercury and Venus The planet which has the highest surface temperature is Venus Jupiter Earth Pluto When does the sun shine vertically on the Equator ? Twice a year Throughout the year Once a year For six months In a solar or lunar eclipse, the region of earth’s shadow is divided into Four parts Two parts Five parts Three parts The outermost layer of sun is called Lithosphere Corona Chromosphere Photosphere Your score is 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail admin Improve your IELTS skills with tips, model answers, lessons, free books, and more ------------ "The more you share, the more you get." previous post General Quiz 1 | Questions and Answers | next post World Geography Quiz 3 | Questions and Answers | Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Please enter an answer in digits:eighteen + 13 = * By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.