FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS
IN BS-17, UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2015
GEOGRAPHY, PAPER – I
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS (PART-I MCQs) Maximum Marks: 20
PART –I (MCQs) Maximum 30 Minutes (PART-II) Maximum Marks: 80
Note: (i) Part-II is to be attempted on the separate Answer Book.
(ii) Attempt ONLY FOUR questions from PART-II. All questions carry EQUAL Marks.
(iii) All the parts (if any) of each Question must be attempted at One Place instead of at different places.
(iv) Candidate must write Q. No. in the Answer Book in accordance with Q. No. in the Q. Paper.
(v) No Page /Space be left blank between the answers. All the blank pages of Answer Book must be crossed.
(vi) Extra attempt of any question or any part of the attempted question will not be considered.
(vii) Use of Calculator is allowed.
Q. 2. Give a brief description of the origin, formation and classification of rocks.
Q.3. Discuss the Landforms produced by the wind action.
Q.4. What do you know about the atmospheric pressure belts and the wind systems? Explain your answer with diagram.
Q.5. Write down a comprehensive note on the origin, formation and salinity of the ocean water.
Q.6. Provide a brief account of the distribution of temperature and salinity of the ocean water.
Q.7. Define map projection. How the projections have been classified.
Q.8. Write shot notes on any TWO of the following.
(a) Monsoon climate
(b) Internal structure of the earth
(c) Topographical maps