Quiz 162 : World Geography

1.

The Chota Nagpur Plateau covers much of Jharkhand. Which are the other states covered at some extent by this plateau?

[A] Orissa & West Bengal
[B] Orissa, West Bengal & Bihar
[C] Orissa, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh
[D] Madhya Pradesh & Orissa

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2.

Darya-i-Noor is a name of __________?

[A] A river in Iraq
[B] An oasis in the Sahara desert
[C] A diamond originated from Golconda Mines of India
[D] A lake in Iraq

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3.

Chota Nagpur Plateau is a world famous region of India for which of the following ?

[A] flora & fauna
[B] minerals
[C] touristic attraction
[D] rivers

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4.

Baltic Sea & North Sea are connected by _________?

[A] Kiel Canal
[B] Panama canal
[C] Suez canal
[D] none of the above

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5.

Indian ocean is characterized by a greater frequency of _________?

[A] Cyclones
[B] Tornados
[C] Hurricanes
[D] Tsunamis

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6.

World’s largest number of active volcanoes are found in which of the following oceans?

[A] Pacific Ocean
[B] Atlantic Ocean
[C] Indian Ocean
[D] Arctic Ocean

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7.

The size, mass & density of which of the planets is very near to those of Earth ?

[A] Venus
[B] Mercury
[C] Jupiter
[D] Saturn

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8.

Which of the following river crosses equator twice?

[A] Nile
[B] Amazon
[C] Congo
[D] None of the above

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9.

Amazon river is the largest river in the world by volume and has the largest drainage basin in the world. This accounts for approximately what fraction of the world’s total river flow?

[A] 10%
[B] 20%
[C] 30%
[D] 40%

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10.

Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia at the junction of Africa and Asia plays a critically important geopolitical role because of ____ _____?

[A] Its Location
[B] Vast reserves of oil and natural gas
[C] Port cities
[D] Vast reserves of minerals

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  • Anonymous
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    great work…i always appreciate a kind of work like this. great man. small correction
    river which crosses equator twice is congo.

  • chhotu
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    excillent package.thanks…….

  • Supratim Bandyopadhyaya
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    Thanks for all your effort!

  • tushar
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    50% accuracy.. i cud hv done better :(

  • SARAVANAPRAKASH
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    Thanks…Great work

  • Anonymous
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    thanks,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,sir

  • Anonymous
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    thanks

  • Anonymous
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    good one
    vikas tripathi

  • ramesh krishnan
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    thanks sir ..nice ques.