CBSE Class 5 Social Science Natural Disasters MCQs

CBSE Class 5 Social Science Natural Disasters MCQs with answers available in Pdf for free download. The MCQ Questions for Class 5 Social Science with answers have been prepared as per the latest 2021 syllabus, NCERT books and examination pattern suggested in Standard 5 by CBSE, NCERT and KVS. Multiple Choice Questions for important part of exams for Grade 5 Social Science and if practiced properly can help you to get higher marks. Refer to more Chapter wise MCQs for NCERT Class 5 Social Science and also download more latest study material for all subjects

Question: Earthquakes are caused due to the collision of

  • a) tectonic plants
  • b) crust
  • c) core

Answer: tectonic plants


Question: Tsunami occurs due to underwater

  • a) earthquakes
  • b) cyclones
  • c) droughts

Answer: earthquakes


Question: Active volcanoes erupt

  • a) frequently
  • b) once in two years
  • c) every day

Answer: frequently


Question: Cylones have a wind speed of nearly

  • a) 320km/hr
  • b) 150km/hr
  • c) 200km/hr

Answer: 320km/hr


Question: Rain water harvesting should be practiced to prevent

  • a) droughts
  • b) floods
  • c) earthquakes

Answer: droughts


Question: Excessive rainfall is the cause of

  • a) floods
  • b) deforestation
  • c) droughts

Answer: floods


Question: The crust is made up of a number of plates called ________ plates.

  • a) tectonic
  • b) mantle
  • c) core

Answer: tectonic


Question: Volcanic eruptions occur when the pressure inside the earth

  • a) increases
  • b) decreases
  • c) none of these

Answer: increases


Question: Dormant volcanoes are also called _________ volcanoes.

  • a) sleeping
  • b) extinct
  • c) none of these

Answer: sleeping


Question: Melting of glaciers may cause

  • a) floods
  • b) global warming
  • c) drought

Answer: floods


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Question: When water from dam is released, it results into _________ floods.

  • a) man-made
  • b) none of these
  • c) natural

Answer: man-made


Question: Very strong and violent windstorm moving in a spiral is called a

  • a) cyclones
  • b) droughts
  • c) Thunder storm

Answer: cyclones

 

Question: to move somewhere safe means

  • a) evacuate
  • b) vacate
  • c) collide

Answer: evacuate


Question: leave a place means

  • a) vacate
  • b) devastation
  • c) collide

Answer: vacate


Question: clash with each other means

  • a) collide
  • b) evacuate
  • c) stable

Answer: collide


Question: Severe loss and damage means

  • a) devastation
  • b) vacate
  • c) collide

Answer: devastation


Question: We can control ________ disasters.

  • a) man-made
  • b) none of these
  • c) natural

Answer: man-made


Question: Land slides are also known as landslips.

  • a) True
  • b) False
  • c) none of these

Answer: True


Question: Land slides are also known as landslips.

  • a) True
  • b) False
  • c) none of these

Answer: True


Question: Series of gigantic waves hit the sea shore during

  • a) tsunami
  • b) floods
  • c) earthquake

Answer: tsunami


Question: There are ________ types of volcanoes.

  • a) 3
  • b) 4
  • c) 5

Answer: 3


Question: The ________ is the thinnest layer of lithosphere.

  • a) crust
  • b) core
  • c) mantle

Answer: crust


Question: ________ is the movement of a mass of rock, debris or earth down a slope due to gravity.

  • a) Landslides
  • b) cyclones
  • c) earthquakes

Answer: Landslides


Question: Tsunami occurs due to underwater

  • a) earthquakes
  • b) cyclones
  • c) droughts

Answer: earthquakes

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