GEOGRAPHY

 Topics to be covered under Geography FOR KPSC:

Physical Geography

Geomorphology

  1. Structure of earth
  2. Sources of Information about the interior
  3. Continental Drift theory
  4. Sea floor spreading
  5. Plate tectonics
  6. Faulting/Folding
  7. Geomagnetism of Earth
  8. Geomorphic Process
  9. Weathering
  10. Earthquake
  11. Volcanism

Climatology

  1. Structure of atmosphere
  2. Insolation/ Heat budget
  3. Distribution of temperature
  4. Distribution of sea level Pressure
  5. Planetary winds
  6. Local winds
  7. Cyclones
  8. Evaporation and Condensation
  9. Precipitation
  10. Koeppen’s Scheme of classification of climate

Oceanography

  1. Relief of Ocean Floor
  2. Temperature of ocean water
  3. Salinity of ocean water
  4. Water movement
    • Waves
    • Ocean current
    • Tides
    • Upwelling and down welling
  5. El Nino/La Nina/southern oscillation

  Geography of India

  1. Physical feature of India
  2. Drainage system of India
  3. Factors determining the climate of India
  4. Monsoon
  5. The Rhythm of Season
  6. Climatic Regions of India
  7. Types of forests in India
  8. Soils in India
  9. Agriculture of India
  10. Resources in India
  11. Industries in India

 

 Geography of Karnataka

  1. Geological formation of the state
  2. Physiographic Division of the state
  3. Drainage system of the state
  4. Climate of Karnataka
  5. Soil of Karnataka
  6. Irrigation system in Karnataka
  7. Agriculture in Karnataka
  8. Mineral resources of Karnataka
  9. Industries and infrastructure in Karnataka

 

 

 

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