Quiz 649: General Knowledge for SSC Exams →Indian Geography

1. India is located on north of equator between which of the following latitudes?
[A] Between 8°4′ and 37°6\’
[B] Between 7°4\’ to 39°6\’
[C] Between 8°7\’ to 36°6\’
[D] Between 7°4\’ to 40°6\’

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2. With which of the following countries of South East Asia, India shares a maritime boundary?
[A] Indonesia
[B] Malaysia
[C] Singapore
[D] Vietnam

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3. The Kachin Hills make a boundary between India and which of the following neighbors?
[A] Bhutan
[B] Myanmar
[C] Nepal
[D] China

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4. Which of the following is not a correct statement:
[A] Both Khasi Hills and Mizo Hills are part of Patkai Range
[B] Phawngpui or ‘Blue Mountain is highest point of Mizo Hills
[C] Khasi Hills are also known as Lushai Hills in local language
[D] All are correct statements

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5. Which of the following is the longest river that originates in India?
[A] Brahmaputra
[B] Ganga
[C] Yamuna
[D] Godavari

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6. Which of the following states of India does not share a boundary with Myanmar?
[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Manipur
[C] Nagaland
[D] Assam

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7. Malwa Plateau does not make a part of which of the following states?
[A] Rajasthan
[B] Gujarat
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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8. Which of the following is not a correct statement?
[A] Sundarbans delta is home to the largest mangrove forest in the world
[B] India is world’s largest mica producer
[C] Easter Island is only land area that is antipodal to India
[D] India’s largest saltwater lake is located in Gujarat

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9. Which of the following is NOT a correct statement about Alluvial soil?
[A] Alluvial soil is most abundant type of soil found in India
[B] Alluvial soil is generally fertile
[C] Alluvial soil lacks nitrogen and tend to be phosphoric.
[D] Alluvial soil generally comprise high percentage of clay and retain moisture for long time

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10. Which of the following regions in India represents lowest altitude?
[A] Kuttanad region in Kerala
[B] Saurashtra Region in Karnataka
[C] Coromandel of Tamil Nadu
[D] Malabar region of Kerala

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  • Vishal Garg
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    9. Which of the following is a correct statement about Alluvial soil?
    [A] Alluvial soil is most abundant type of soil found in India
    [B] Alluvial soil is generally fertile
    [C] Alluvial soil lacks nitrogen and tend to be phosphoric.
    [D] Alluvial soil generally comprise high percentage of clay and retain moisture for long time

    Answer Explanation:
    Fourth is not a correct statement.

    but should be
    Fourth is a correct statement.