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GK Quiz on Lakes of India

17-MAY-2016 10:07

    Dear all aspirants, the G.K. team of Jagran josh is presenting you a set of 10 questions based on the lakes of India. In this quiz we made only those questions which are either already being asked in several exams or further may be asked in the upcoming exams. So try this quiz and evaluate your preparation for the upcoming exams.

    1. Which of the following is NOT true about Kolleru Lake?

    (a) It a lake of fresh water.

    (b) It is located  in the Odisha

    (c) It is associated with the Krishna and Godavari Rivers.

    (d) Its surface area is 245 km2

    2. Which of the following is NOT matched correctly?

    (a) Pulicat lake: Andhra Pradesh

    (b) Maharana Pratap Sagar lake: Himachal Pradesh

    (c) Badkhal Lake: Haryana

    (d) Tso Moriri lake: Nagaland

    3. Which of the following statement is NOT rue about Wular lake?

    (a) It belongs to Indus River

    (b) It’s a Fresh-Water lake

    (c) It is in jammu & kashmir

    (d) Its surface area is spread in the range of 30 - 260 km2

    4. Which of the following is CORRECT about Loktak Lake?

    (a)  It is in Mizoram state.

    (b)  It is a salt water lake.

    (c)  It is the largest fresh water lake in north eastern states of India

    (d)  Its surface area is 587 Km2

    5.  Which of the following is not true about Pushkar Lake?

    (a) It is in Rajasthan state.

    (b) It is a natural lake.

    (c) It belongs to Luni River

    (d) Its surface area is 22 km2

    6. Where is Dal lake?

    (a) Rajasthan

    (b) Himachal Pradesh

    (c) Jammu & Kashmir

    (d) Odisha

    7.  Which of the following is matched correctly?

    (a) Chilka Lake : Andhra pradesh

    (b) Vembanad Lake: Tamil Nadu

    (c) Parichu Lake : Tibet

    (d) Lonar Lake : Madhya Pradesh

    8. Which of the following is the largest lake of Tibbet?

    (a) Kokonoor

    (b) Parichu lake

    (c) Kolleru Lake

    (d) None of these

    9. Which of the following is the largest fresh water lake of India?

    (a) Pulicat lake

    (b) Chilka lake

    (c) Wular

    (d) Vembanad

    10. Which of the following statement is not true?

    (a) Sambhar lake is used for salt production.

    (b) Vembanad lake is a lagoon lake in kerala

    (c) Parichu lake was created due to tectonic activities

    (d) Rajasthan has the largest numbers of lakes in India

    Question No.

    Answer

    1

    b

    2

    d

    3

    a

    4

    c

    5

    b

    6

    c

    7

    c

    8

    a

    9

    c

    10

    d

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