GK Questions with answers on Geography India - Drainage System Set VIII

GK Questions with answers on Geography India - Drainage System Set VIII in this set you will find repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for examinations like UPSC, IAS, SSC, CDS, NDA, Railways etc.
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GK Questions with answers on Geography India - Drainage System Set VIII in this set you will find repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for different competitive examinations.

1.  Which term is used for denoting lagoon lakes in Kerala?

A. Kayals

B. Vembanad

C. Bughiyal

D. Doars

Ans: A

2.  Which of the following waterfall known as ‘the smoke that thunders’?

A. Gokak

B. Dhuandhar

C. Dhudh Sagar

D. Shiv Shundram

Ans: B

3. Which river originates near Brahmagiri in Karnataka?

A. Krishna

B. Pennar

C. Kaveri

D. Tungbhadra

Ans: C

4. Which of the following river forms is delta near Vijayawada?

A. Krishna

B. Godavari

C. Narmada

D. Tapi

Ans: A

5. Nagarjuna Sagar and Alamati Dams are constructed across on which river?

A. Mahi

B. Godavari

C. Narmada

D. Krishna

Ans: D

List of Towns situated on the Banks of River

6.  Find out the odd one:

A. Pangkong

B. Tsomarari

C. Loktak Lake

D. Pulicat Lake

Ans: C

7. Which among the following river originates from Chandra-Bhaga stream in Himachal Pradesh near Lahul & Spiti?

A. Chenab

B. Ravi

C. Sutlej

D. Both A & C

Ans: A

8. Which of the following peninsular rivers flow eastward and their water divide is Western Ghats?

A. Narmada & Mahananda

B. Narmada & Tapi

C. Godavari & Kaveri

D. Mahi & Tapi

Ans: B

9. Which river originates from Nepal-China border in Tibet and is also known as 'sorrow of Bihar'?

A. Gandak

B. Kali or Sarda

C. Kosi

D. Ramganga

Ans: C

10. Select the correct pair of river's nicknames.

A. Sutlej- Sengge Khabab

B. Ravi - Askini

C. Beas - Parushni

D. Jhelum- Vitasta

Ans: D

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