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1. India ranks ----------- in terms of area in the world.

2nd
3rd
4th
7th

2. The area of India is about----------- million sq. km

2.16
2.97
3.28
4.67

3. India ranks ----------- in terms population.

1st
2nd
3rd
4th

4. India contains about------------- of the total population of the world.

Half
One third
One sixth
One-fourth

5. What is the length of Himalayan mountain range?

2000 km
2400 km
2500 km
2900 km

6. What is the breadth of Himalayan mountain range?

250-400 km
100-200 km
50-100 km
25-50 km

7. The Himalayan mountain range consists of-----------

Himadri and Himachal
Shivalik
Garo and khasi
Both a and b

8. What is the other name of Greater Himalayas?

Himadri
Himachal
Shivalik
Garo

9. What is other name of Lesser Himalayas?

Himadri
Himachal
Shivalik
Garo

10. What is other name of Outer Himalayas?

Himadri
Himachal
Shivalik
Garo

11. Which is not a part of The northern plains?

Punjab and Haryana plains
The Ganga plains
The Brahmaputra plains
None of these

12. Which is the most important tributary of the Ganga?

Yamuna
Kaveri
Godavari
Brahmaputra

13. Which is not a tributary of river Ganga?

Ghagra
Gandak
Kosi
None of these

14. Which is the highest peak of the Great Peninsular Plateau?

Anaimudi
Mt. Everest
Mt. K2
None of these

15. The eastern edge of the Great Peninsular Plateau is known as----------

Western ghats
Eastern ghats
Northern ghats
Southern ghats

16. Which region of Deccan Plateau is covered by horizontal sheets of lava?

Southern trap region
Northern trap region
Deccan trap region
Western trap region

17. Narmada and Sone originates at------------

Amakantak
Vindhyachal
Sahyadri
Anaimudi

18. Chilka and Pulicat lakes are fine examples of--------------

Lakes
Lagoons
Dariya
Jheel

19. The Great Indian Desert lies---------- of the Aravali range

East
West
North
South

20. Sambhar lake is located in ----------------

Eastern ghat
Western ghat
Thar desert
Vindhyas

21. Lakshadweep is a group of ------- coral islands.

31
33
35
36

22. Lakshadweep is located in ----------------

Arabian sea
Bay of Bengal
Indian ocean
Mediterranean sea

23. Andaman and Nicobar islands are a group of about ---------- islands.

500
550
572
599

24. Which latitude passes through Andaman and Nicobar islands?

10 degree South
10 degree North
23.5 degree North
23.5 degree South

25. Indian soils are divided into ------ broad types.

1
2
3
4