Online Test of Chapter – 3 Water Resources Test 3 | Geography Class 10th Social Science (S.St)

Q.1. In which of the following areas are ‘guts’ and ‘kuls’ used to channel water for agriculture?
(a) Deccan Plateau
(b) Deserts of Rajasthan
(c) Western Himalayas
(d) Ganga Plains

Q.2. Due to which of the following reasons are rooftop rainwater harvesting commonly practised, particularly in Rajasthan?
(a) To store water for irrigation
(b) To keep the house cool
(c) To store drinking water
(d) To clean the rooftops

Q.3. Which of the following structures are known as ‘tankas’?
(a) Underground tanks for storing rainwater harvested from roof tops for drinking purpose
(b) Tanks constructed on rooftops for storing rainwater
(c) Tanks constructed in agricultural fields to store rainwater
(d) Tanks constructed to store floodwater

Q.4. In which of the following states is the bamboo-drip irrigation system prevalent?
(a) Rajasthan
(b) Himachal Pradesh
(c) West Bengal
(d) Meghalaya

Q.5. Who among the following proclaimed dams as the temple of modern India?
(a) Rajendra Prasad
(b) Jawaharlal Nehru
(c) Sardar Patel
(d) Mahatma Gandhi

Q.6. How much of the earth surface is covered with water?
(a) About 1/4
(b) About 1/2
(c) About 3/4
(d) About 2/3

Q.7. How much percent of the total volume of world’s water is estimated to exist as fresh water?
(a) 2.5
(b) 3.5
(c) 4.5
(d) 5.5

Q.8. Which of the following is a source of Fresh water?
(a) Precipitation
(b) Frozen water
(c) Groundwater
(d) All the above

Q.9. Salal Dam is built on which river?
(a) Chenab
(b) Mahanadi
(c) Krishna
(d) Satluj

Q.10. What percentage of the total volume of world’s water is estimated to exist as oceans?
(a) 94.5%
(b) 95.5%
(c) 96.5%
(d) 97.5%

Chapter - 3 Water Resources Quiz-3 | Geography Class 10th

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