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Quiz

1. Which of the following Indian islands between India and Sri Lanka ?

(1) Elephanta
(2) Nicobar
(3) Rameshwaram
(4) Salsette

2. Which of the following mountains are the oldest according to geological history ?

(1) Nilgiris
(2) Satpura Range
(3) Vindhyas
(4) Aravelli

3. Kiel canal joins ?

(1) Baltic sea to Mediterranean sea
(2) Red sea to Mediterranean sea
(3) North sea to Black sea
(4) None of these

4. Which of the following do not have a common boundary with Bangladesh ?

(1) Meghalaya
(2) Mizoram
(3) Tripura
(4) Arunchal Pradesh

5. The territorial waters of India extends up to ?

(1) 5 nautical miles
(2) 12 nautical miles
(3) 15 nautical miles
(4) 2 nautical miles

6. The longest shore-line is along the state of ?

(1) Gujarat
(2) Maharashtra
(3) Orissa
(4) Kerala

7. Name the largest railways junction in the world ?

(1) New york
(2) Boston
(3) Chicago
(4) Philadelphia

8. Which one of the rivers is the most navigable river in the world ?

(1) Denube
(2) Rhine
(3) Mississippi
(4) Nile

9. Who is the leading producer of mineral oil ?

(1) Kazakhstan
(2) India
(3) Malaysia
(4) Saudi Arabia

10. Trans-Siberian railway joins the ?

(1) Halifax to Vancover
(2) Sydney to Perth
(3) Cairo to Capetown
(4) St. Petersburg to Validivostok

11. Which of the following is the busisest of ocean trade routes ?

(1) Suez Canal
(2) Cape of Good Hope
(3) North Atlantic
(4) Panama Canal

12. Name the meat city of the world ?

(1) New york
(2) Adeleide
(3) Chicago
(4) Detroit

13. The station likely to have the highest annual range of temperature is ?

(1) Hyderabad
(2) Srinagar
(3) Chennai
(4) Jodhpur

14. Which of the following is a trans-Himalayan river ?

(1) Ganga
(2) Yamuna
(3) Sutlej
(4) Ravi

15. Ganga beyond Farakka, when it enters Bengladesh, is known as ?

(1) Padma
(2) Meghna
(3) Hooghly
(4) Swaran Ganga

16. The largest peninsular river is ?

(1) Mahanadi
(2) Godavari
(3) Krishna
(4) Cauvery

17. The place in India receiving the lowest rainfall is ?

(1) Leh
(2) Jaisalmer
(3) Bikaner
(4) Jodhpur

18. How do dust storms in summer affect the temperature ?

(1) Increase it
(2) Decrease it
(3) No effect
(4) Cannot say

19. The river Damodar ends ?

(1) river Ganga
(2) river Hooghly
(3) the Bay of Bengal
(4) slt lake

20. The youngest rivers in India originate from ?

(1) Eastern Ghats
(2) Western Ghats
(3) Himalayas
(4) Deccan Plateau

21. The Nilgiris are part of the ?

(1) Eastern Ghats
(2) Western Ghats
(3) Vindhyachal
(4) Tamil Nadu Hills

22. Palk Strait separates India from ?

(1) Pakistan
(2) China
(3) Andaman Island
(4) Sri Lanka

23. Which of the Indian States has the maximum number of common borders with other Indian States ?

(1) West Bengal
(2) Madhya Pradesh
(3) Uttar Pradesh
(4) Karnataka

24. Lakshadweep Islands are situated in ?

(1) Arabian Sea
(2) Palk Strait
(3) Indian Ocean
(4) Bay of Bengal

25. Name the country which has the most dense railway networks ?

(1) China
(2) U.S.A.
(3) Russia
(4) India

26. The southern-most point of Indian territory is in ?

(1) Tamil Nadu
(2) Lakshadweep
(3) Thiruvananthapuram
(4) Andaman and Nicobar Islands

27. India lies ?

(1) mainly in the northern hemisphere
(2) entirely in the northern hemisphere
(3) on the equator
(4) more in the southern hemisphere

28. When was the Panama canal started ?

(1) 1914
(2) 1915
(3) 1918
(4) 1869

29. Which are the basic minerals (essential for industries) of Eastern Siberia ?

(1) Iron and Aluminium
(2) Iron and Coal
(3) Diamond and Gold
(4) Iron and Gold

30. Which straits divides Europe from Africa ?

(1) Bosporus
(2) Gibraltar
(3) Bering
(4) Dover

31. When was the Suez Canal constructed ?

(1) 1869
(2) 1868
(3) 1769
(4) 1969

32. The most important uranium ore deposits occur in ?

(1) Canada
(2) Zaire
(3) Pakistan
(4) China

33. "White coal" is ?

(1) uranium
(2) hydro-electricity
(3) ice
(4) diamond

34. Name the canal that joins the Red Sea and the Mediterranean sea ?

(1) Kiel Canal
(2) Panama
(3) Suez Canal
(4) None of these

35. A short cut sea route between the European and Asian countries was provided by ?

(1) Cape of Good Hope route
(2) Suez Canal
(3) Panama Canal
(4) North Atlantic route

36. Name the two oceans which are joined by the canal Panama ?

(1) Indian Ocean to Atlantic
(2) Atlantic to Pacific
(3) Pacific to Arctic
(4) Indian to Antarctic

37. Which of the following have almost the same point of beginning ?

(1) Ganga and Indus
(2) Ganga and Brahmaputra
(3) Beas and Tapati
(4) Indus and Brahmaputra

38. River Tapti rises from ?

(1) Vindhyas
(2) Aravalis
(3) Satpura range
(4) Amarkantak plateau

39. Which of the following is not a tributary of the Krishna ?

(1) Tungabhadra
(2) Malaprabha
(3) Ghataprabha
(4) Amravati

40. 'October heat' is caused due to ?

(1) the absence of rain
(2) combination of high temperature and excessive humidity
(3) dry hot weather
(4) None of the above

41. Which of the following does not have influence over the climate in India ?

(1) Nearness to equator
(2) Presence of Indian Ocean
(3) Monsoons
(4) Ocean currents

42. If I wanted to reach the South Atlantic from the South Pacific while touching South America, I would have to use ?

(1) Florida Straits
(2) Dardanelles
(3) Magellan Straits
(4) Bosporus

43. What do you mean by "Apple" ?

(1) Air passengers experiment
(2) Arial passengers payload experiment
(3) Arian passengers payload experiment
(4) None of these

44. Suez Canal links ?

(1) Mediterranean Sea and Caribbean Sea
(2) Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea
(3) Arabian Sea and Red Sea
(4) Arabian Sea and Red Sea

45. Beas flows through the State of ?

(1) Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan
(2) Punjab, Haryana and Jammu
(3) Punjab and Himachal Pradesh
(4) Punjab and Haryana

46. India has an endless growing season because ?

(1) it experiences the monsoonal type of climate
(2) the distribution of rainfall is uneven
(3) temperatures throughout the year are favourable for growth of plants
(4) its soils are very fertile, the greater part being alluvial

47. There is heavy rainfall on the western coast of India but very little in the Deccan because ?

(1) the Deccan plateau is situsted in the rain shadow of the Western Ghats
(2) the region is bypassed by the south-west monsoons
(3) lack of high mountains in the Deccan
(4) of some unknown reason

48. At which place will you find maximum sunlight ?

(1) Kanniyakumari
(2) Pune
(3) Kolkata
(4) Leh

49. Which of the following is wrongly matched in rivers and the States served by them ?

(1) Krishna-Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh
(2) Godavari-Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Orissa and Andhra Pradesh
(3) Mahanandi-Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Bihar and Mahgarashtra
(4) Narmada-Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra

50. River Cauveri flows through the States of ---- ?

(1) Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu
(2) Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu
(3) Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu
(4) Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh

51. The Indian States which have common borders with Pakistan are ?

(1) Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana and Jammu and Kashmir
(2) Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and Rajasthan
(3) Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana, Rajasthan and Punjab
(4) Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Rajasthan

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