GK Oceans and Seas (General Knowledge MCQs)

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Oceans are the largest area of water on earth and there are five oceans. Some people says that oceans and seas, these terms are interchangeable but seas are partially enclosed with land. Oceans are larger than seas. GK oceans and Seas MCQS are available here.

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1. Which is the largest sea in the world?

(A) South China Sea

(B) Mediterranean Sea

(C) Black Sea

(D) Red Sea

2. The deepest point in the ocean is

(A) Mariana trench (Challenger deep)

(B) Galathea deep

(C) Bartholomew deep

(D) Mindanao deep

3. Which is the deepest ocean in the world?

(A) Arctic

(B) Atlantic

(C) Pacific

(D) Indian

4. Which is the saltiest sea of the world?

(A) Mediterranean sea

(B) Black sea

(C) Caribbean sea

(D) Baltic sea

5. The greatest depth of water surface is about 10,900 meters at Mariana trench. It is located in the______.

(A) Atlantic Ocean

(B) Pacific Ocean

(C) Indian Ocean

(D) Antarctica Ocean

6. Which of the following is an Ocean Current?

(A) West wind

(B) Gulf stream

(C) Both of these

(D) None of these

7. Of the total water on the earth, fresh water reserves constitute approximately______.

(A) 1.2%

(B) 2.7%

(C) 4.5%

(D) 5.8%

8. Which of the following ocean currents is popularly known as “Warm Blanket of Europe”?

(A) Beneguela Current

(B) Canaries Current

(C) Gulf Stream

(D) West wind drift

9. In which one of the following oceans, the Ocean currents do not move regularly in one particular direction?

(A) Arctic Ocean

(B) Indian Ocean

(C) Atlantic Ocean

(D) Pacific Ocean

10. Which of the following islands is located in the Caribbean Sea?

(A) Sardinia

(B) Jamaica

(C) Sumatra

(D) Tahiti

11. Ocean currents are caused by____.

(A) Westerlies

(B) Periodic winds

(C) Permanent winds

(D) Monsoon winds

12. Consider the following countries

1. Algeria        2. Morocco         3. Mauritania

Which of these border (s) the Mediterranean Sea?

(A) 1 only

(B) 1 and 2

(C) 2 and3

(D) 1, 2 and 3

13. A ship met with an accident at 30°E and 35°N. The ship was sailing in the:

(A) Baltic Sea

(B) Black Sea

(C) Mediterranean Sea

(D) Red Sea

14. Which of the following sea is located in Central Asia?

(A) Red sea

(B) China sea

(C) Japan sea

(D) Aral sea

15. Which of the following Oceans is called “father of oceans”_____?

(A) Indian Ocean

(B) Atlantic Ocean

(C) Pacific Ocean

(D) None of these

16. Which of the following Oceans was called “Bahr-e-Zulamat” by Allama lqbal?

(A) Indian Ocean

(B Atlantic Ocean

(C) Pacific Ocean

(D) Arabic Ocean

17. What is the average depth of all oceans?

(A) 3735 meters

(B) 4437 meters

(C) 3530 meters

(D) 6135 meters

18. Which of the following oceans covers about one third of the surface earth?

(A) Pacific Ocean

(B) Atlantic Ocean

(C) Indian Ocean

(D) Adriatic Ocean

19. Which is the smallest ocean of the world?

(A) Indian Ocean

(B) Arctic Ocean

(C) Pacific Ocean

(D) Atlantic Ocean

20. Which is the second largest ocean of the world?

(A) Atlantic Ocean

(B) Pacific Ocean

(C) Indian Ocean

(D) None of these