MCQ Questions for Class 12 Geography Chapter 6 Secondary Activities with Answers

Question 1.
Which one of the following statements is wrong?
(A) Cheap water transport has facilitated the jute mill industry along with the Hugh.
(B) Sugar, cotton, textiles, and vegetable oils are footloose industries.
(C) The development of hydroelectricity and petroleum reduced, to a great extent, the importance of coal energy as a locational factor for the industry.
(D) Port towns in India have attracted industries.


Answer: (B) Sugar, cotton, textiles, and vegetable oils are footloose industries.

Question 2.
In which one of the following types of economy are the factors of production owned individually?
(A) Capitalist
(B) Mixed
(C) Socialist
(D) None


Answer: (A) Capitalist

Question 3.
Which one of the following types of industries produces raw materials for other industries?
(A) Cottage Industries
(B) Small-scale Industries
(C) Basic Industries
(D) Footloose Industries.


Answer: (C) Basic Industries.

Question 4.
Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?
(A) Automobile industry Los Angeles
(B) Shipbuilding Industry Lusaka
(C) Aircraft Industry Florence
(D) Iron and Steel industry Pittsburg


Answer: (D) Iron and Steel Industry Pittsburg

Question 5.
Which activities transform raw materials into valuable products?
(A) Primary
(B) Secondary
(C) Tertiary
(D) Quarternary


Answer: (B) Secondary

Question 6.
Which industry has a global market?
(A) Arms
(B) Aluminium
(C) Oilseeds
(D) Cottage


Answer: (A) Arms

Question 7.
Which industry is located near raw materials?
(A) Dairy
(B) Cotton textiles
(C) Handicrafts
(D) Aircraft


Answer: (A) Dairy

Question 8.
Aluminium Industry is located near the source of:
(A) Market
(B) Raw material
(C) Skilled labour
(D) Energy


Answer: (D) Energy

Question 9.
TISCO is an industry of which sector:
(A) Public
(B) Private
(C) Joint
(D) Multinational


Answer: (B) Private

Question 10.
Ruhr is an industrial region of:
(A) England
(B) Germany
(C) France


Answer: (B) Germany

Question 11.
Where is Silicon Valley located?
(A) Near New York
(B) Near Montreal
(C) Near San Francisco
(D) Near Boston


Answer: (C) Near San Francisco

Question 12.
Which center is known as Rust Bowl of USA?
(A) Pittsburg
(B) Chicago
(C) Gary
(D) Buffalo


Answer: (A) Pittsburg


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