Indian Geography Questions and Answers

16.

The river originates at Amarkantak is

   A.) Yamuna
   B.) Godavari
   C.) Tapati
   D.) Narmada

Answer: Option 'D'

Narmada

17.

Uttar Pradesh becoming the most important agricultural state of India. What is the reason?

   A.) Large market
   B.) Good cultivators
   C.) Extensive fertile plain
   D.) Good climate

Answer: Option 'C'

Extensive fertile plain

18.

According to the census of 2001, the Indian city with highest population is

   A.) New Delhi
   B.) Hyderabad
   C.) Mumbai
   D.) Kolkata

Answer: Option 'C'

Mumbai

19.

In India, Saffron is extensively produced in

   A.) Gujarat
   B.) Jammu & Kashmir
   C.) Sikkim
   D.) Himachal Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Jammu & Kashmir

20.

”sivasamudram water fall” is located on which river

   A.) Godavari
   B.) Krishna
   C.) Saravati
   D.) Kaveri

Answer: Option 'D'

Kaveri

21.

The older alluvium of the plain is called

   A.) Kankar
   B.) Khadar
   C.) Bhangar
   D.) Bidar

Answer: Option 'C'

Bhangar

22.

Which of the following is the characteristic feature of the leaves of the plants of desert forests?

   A.) Pointed in shape
   B.) Small sized and thorny
   C.) Long
   D.) Broad

Answer: Option 'B'

Small sized and thorny

23.

Irrigation is necessary in India because

   A.) India is a hot country so water is easily evaporated
   B.) Indian farmers are in habit of watering the fields
   C.) Indian crops require much water
   D.) There is no rainfall at the time of need

Answer: Option 'D'

There is no rainfall at the time of need

24.

The median age(approximate) of the Indian population is ....... years.

   A.) 32 years
   B.) 24 years
   C.) 25 years
   D.) 30 years

Answer: Option 'A'

32 years

25.

In the monsoon region, ………… type of trees are found.

   A.) Conifers
   B.) Broad leaf deciduous trees
   C.) Evergreen trees
   D.) Thorny bushes

Answer: Option 'B'

Broad leaf deciduous trees

26.

”Bomidila pass” is located in

   A.) Himachal Pradesh
   B.) Uttaranchal
   C.) Arunachal Pradesh
   D.) Sikkim

Answer: Option 'C'

Arunachal Pradesh

27.

What is the name of the major base of Indian Navy at Karwar?

   A.) INS Kadamba
   B.) INS Vikramaditya
   C.) INS Harshvardhan
   D.) INS Kushan

Answer: Option 'A'

INS Kadamba

28.

Indira Gandhi canal starts from

   A.) Sutlej
   B.) Ravi
   C.) Ganga
   D.) Chambal

Answer: Option 'A'

Sutlej

29.

For sandal wood, ……………… state is famous.

   A.) Andhra Pradesh
   B.) Kerala
   C.) Karnataka
   D.) Tamil Nadu

Answer: Option 'C'

Karnataka

30.

Shikaridevi sanctuary is located in

   A.) Himachal Pradesh
   B.) West Bengal
   C.) Gujarat
   D.) Karnataka

Answer: Option 'A'

Himachal Pradesh

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