Manufacturing Industries MCQ Questions for Class 12 Geography Chapter 8 with Answers

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NCERT Chapters for Class 12 Geography Part. B

India People and Economy


Q1. Manufacturing is an activity of which type:

(i) Primary
(ii) Secondary
(iii) Tertiary
(iv) Quarternary

(ii) Secondary


Q2. Which state is the largest producer of sugar in India?

(i) Uttar Pradesh
(ii) Maharashtra
(iii) Punjab
(iv) Tamil Nadu

(ii) Maharashtra


Q3. Which city is known as Manchester of North India?

(i) Kanpur
(ii) Patna
(iii) Lucknow
(iv) Meerut

(i) Kanpur


Q4. Which one of the following industries manufactures telephones, computers, etc?

(i) Steel
(ii) Aluminium
(iii) Electronic
(iv) Information Technology

(iv) Information Technology


Q5. The concentration of the jute industry in West Bengal is in this region.

(i) Kolkata and Durgapur
(ii) Kolkata and Midnapur
(iii) Haora and Bhatapara
(iv) None of these

(iii) Haora and Bhatapara


Q6. First cotton textile Industry was founded in….

(i) Ahmedabad
(ii) Fort Glaster
(iii) Mumbai
(iv) Kanpur

(ii) Fort Glaster


Q7. Which of the following industry uses bauxite as a raw material?

(i) Aluminium
(ii) Cement
(iii) Jute
(iv) Steel

(i) Aluminium


Q8. Where was the first port-based plant, which started operating in 1992, set up?

(i) Andhra Pradesh
(ii) Madhya Pradesh
(iii) Maharashtra
(iv) Uttar Pradesh

(i) Andhra Pradesh


Q9. Which one of is not an example of Public Sector

(i) Airtel
(ii) Hindustan Aeronautical limited
(iii) Bhilai Iron Steel Plant
(iv) Indian Oil Corporation

(i) Airtel


Q10. Which one of the following agencies, market steel for the public sector plants?

(i) HAIL
(ii) SAIL
(iii) TATA Steel
(iv) MNCC

(ii) SAIL


Q11. In which of the following states is Rourkela Steel Plant located?

(i) Jharkhand
(ii) West Bengal
(iii) Odisha
(iv) Bihar

(iii) Odisha


Q12. In which state Jamshedpur Iron and Steel industry situated?

(i) West Bengal
(ii) Jharkhand
(iii) Bihar
(iv) Orissa

(ii) Jharkhand


Q13. Which one of the following industries uses limestone as a raw material?

(i) Aluminium
(ii) Cement
(iii) Sugar
(iv) Jute

(ii) Cement


Q14. Which one of the following is not a factor of industrial location?

(i) Power
(ii) Population Density
(iii) Capital
(iv) Market

(ii) Population Density


Q15. Which one of the industry referred as Basic Industry?

(i) Aluminum Industry
(ii) Iron and Steel Industry
(iii) Agro Industry
(iv) Chemical Industry

(ii) Iron and Steel Industry


Q16. The nucleus of the Hugh Industrial Region is:

(i) Kolkata – Howrah
(ii) Kolkata – Medinipur
(iii) Kolkata – Rishra
(iv) Kolkata – Konnagar

(i) Kolkata – Howrah


Q17. In which of the following cities of Gujarat has the largest petroleum refinery been setup?

(i) Jamnagar
(ii) Ahmedabad
(iii) Surat
(iv) Rajkot

(i) Jamnagar


Q18. Which is the largest producer of Sugar in India?

(i) Uttar Pradesh
(ii) Maharashtra
(iii) Andhra Pradesh
(iv) Tamil Nadu

(i) Uttar Pradesh


Q19. The earliest Iron and Steel Company to be established in India was:

(i) IISCO
(ii) TISCO
(iii) Visvesvaraiya Iron and Steel Works
(iv) Mysore Iron and Steel Works

(i) IISCO


Q20. How many sugar factories were established in India in the year 2010-11?

(i) 560
(ii) 600
(iii) 662
(iv) 700

(iii) 662


Q21. Which one is not a feature of New Industrial Policy, 1991?

(i) Abolition of industrial licensing
(ii) Foreign investment policy
(iii) Free entry to foreign technology
(iv) Maximum interference of Govt.

(iv) Maximum interference of Govt


Q22. Which is not a factor of industrial location?

(i) Market
(ii) Capital
(iii) Population Density
(iv) Power.

(iii) Population Density


Q23. When was the Bokaro Steel Plant set up?

(i) 1900
(ii) 1950
(iii) 1960
(iv) 1964

(iv) 1964


Q24. A city also refer as Silicon City

(i) Mumbai
(ii) Jaipur
(iii) Bengaluru
(iv) Lucknow

(iii) Bengaluru


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