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Geography

2019

1. How can the mountain ecosystem be restored from the negative impact of development initiatives and tourism?

2. How is efficient and affordable urban mass transport key to the rapid economic development of India?

3. How do ocean currents and water masses differ in their impacts on marine life and coastal environment?

4. Can the strategy of regional resource-based manufacturing help in promoting employment in India?

5. Discuss the factors for localisation of agro-based food processing industries of North-West India

6. Empowering women is the key to control population growth." Discuss

7. What is water stress? How and why does it differ regionally in India?

8. Assess the impact of global warming on the coral life system with examples

9. Discuss the causes of depletion of mangroves and explain their importance in maintaining coastal ecology.

2018

10. “The ideal solution of depleting ground water resources in India is water harvesting system”. How can it be made effective in urban areas?

11. Defining blue revolution, explain the problems and strategies for pisciculture development in India

12. What is the significance of Industrial Corridors in India? Identifying industrial corridors, explain their main characteristics.

13. Mention core strategies for the transformation of aspirational districts in India & explain the nature of convergence, collaboration & Competition for its success

14. Why is Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS) needed? How does it help in navigation?

15. Why is India taking keen interest in resources of Arctic region?

16. Define mantle plume and explain its role in plate tectonics.

17. What are the consequences of spreading of ‘Dead Zones’ on marine ecosystems?

2017

18. Petroleum refineries are not necessarily located nearer to crude oil producing areas, particularly in many of the developing countries. Explain its implications.

19. In what way can floods be converted into a sustainable source of irrigation and all-weather inland navigation in India?

20. What characteristics can be assigned to monsoon climate that succeeds in feeding more than 50 percent of the world population residing in Monsoon Asia?

21. “The growth of cities as I.T. hubs has opened up new avenues of employment, but has also created new problems”. Substantiate this statement with examples

22. Account for variations in oceanic salinity and discuss its multidimensional effects

23. How does the Juno Mission of NASA help to understand the origin and evolution of the Earth?

24. “In spite of adverse environmental impact, coal mining is still inevitable for development”. Discuss

25. Mention the advantages of the cultivation of pulses because of which the year 2016 was declared as the International Year of Pulses by United Nations.

26. How does the cryosphere affect global climate?

2016

27. South China Sea has assumed great geopolitical significance in the present context. Comment.

28. Major cities of India are becoming vulnerable to flood conditions. Discuss.

29. Present an account of the Indus Water Treaty and examine its ecological, economic and political implications in the context of changing bilateral relations.

30. Enumerate the problems and prospects of inland water transport in India.

31. In what way micro-watershed development projects help in water conservation in drought-prone and semi-arid regions of India?

32. With a brief background of quality of urban life in India, introduce the objectives and strategy of the ‘Smart City Programme.

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