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World Geography Questions and Answers


  • 1. When does the distance between the sun and the earth is minimum?
A.) January 3
B.) June 21
C.) Sepetember 22
D.) December 22

Answer: Option 'A'

January 3

  • 2. When the sun is nearest to the earth, the earth is said to be in
A.) Aphelion
B.) Apogee
C.) Perigee
D.) Perihelion

Answer: Option 'D'

Perihelion

  • 3. When does the earth is at its maximum distance from the sun?
A.) January 31
B.) July 4
C.) September 23
D.) December 22

Answer: Option 'B'

July 4

  • 4. When is the rate of rotation of the earth is highest on its axis?
A.) January 3
B.) December 22
C.) July 4
D.) It never changes

Answer: Option 'D'

It never changes

  • 5. The International Date Line is
A.) Equator
B.) 0° longitude
C.) 90° east longitude
D.) 180° longitude

Answer: Option 'D'

180° longitude

  • 6. The difference between solar day and sidereal day is
A.) Both are equal
B.) Solar day longer than sidereal day
C.) Solar day shorter than sidereal day
D.) None of the above

Answer: Option 'B'

Solar day longer than sidereal day

  • 7. The average distance between ……… and ………… is called one astronomical unit.
A.) Earth and sun
B.) Earth and moon
C.) Sun and moon
D.) Sun to Pluto

Answer: Option 'A'

Earth and sun

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