GK Quiz on Rivers of the World

09-MAY-2016 12:40

    Dear all aspirants, the G.K. team of jagran josh is presenting you a set of 10 questions based on the rivers of the world. In this quiz we have selected only those questions which are already being asked in several exams and 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 river do not belong to Europe?

    (a) Volga

    (b) Rhine

    (c) Garrone

    (d) Orinoco

    2. Which of the following is not matched correctly?

    (a) North America: Missourie River

    (b) Asia : Mekong

    (c) Africa: Zaire

    (d) South America: Colorado

    3. Which of the following river crosses the equator two times?

    (a) Zaire

    (b) Nile

    (c) Amazon

    (d) Mississippi

    4. Yukon River falls into……..

    (a) Atlantic sea

    (b) Pacific sea

    (c) Bering sea

    (d) South China sea

    5. Which of the following is the Longest River of Asia?

    (a) Yangtze

    (b) Ganga

    (c) Bentara

    (d) Chao Phraya

    6. Which of the following is the correct descending order of rivers in terms of distance covered by them?

    (a) Yangtze River>Yellow River>Mekong River>Lena River

    (b) Yangtze River>Yellow River> Lena River> Mekong River

    (c) Lena River> Mekong River> Yangtze River>Yellow River

    (d) Lena River> Mekong River> Yellow River> Yangtze River

    7. Which of the following is the Longest River of North America ?

    (a) Colorado

    (b) Missouri-Missisipi

    (c) Mackenzie

    (d) Hudson

    8. Which of the following is NOT correct about river Amazon?

    (a) It originates from Andes mountains

    (b) It is the world’s second largest river after Nile.

    (c) Madeira is the largest tributary of the Amazon.

    (d) All of the above are wrong.

    9. River Brahmaputra does not flows into.....

    (a) India

    (b) Bhutan

    (c) China

    (d) Bangladesh

    10. Which of the following facts is not true about river Nile?

    (a) It is the longest river in the world.

    (b) It flows into the red Sea.

    (c) It covers a length of about 6,695 kilometers (4,160 miles.

    (d) It is in African continent.

    Question No.

    Answer

    1

    c

    2

    d

    3

    a

    4

    c

    5

    a

    6

    a

    7

    b

    8

    d

    9

    b

    10

    b

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