Geography Answers: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Who is a Moskvich?

Moskvich is a Russian term, which means “somebody from Moscow” In English a person from Moscow is called a Muscovite. Moskvitch is different from Moskvich, which was an automobile brand from Russia, which produced Moskvitch ..

Which is the smallest national highway in India?

Currently, National Highway 548 and National Highway 118 are India’s shortest highways.  NH 548 is just a 5 kilometer long highway in Maharashtra and connects Kalamboli with NH348.  NH 118 is also a 5 kilometer ..

Why wells are created in circular shape?

Digging a circular wall is to make the well stronger. This is because the water exerts pressure on the wall of the well and this pressure is equal in all sides, as all sides are ..

What was the period of Little Ice Age?

The term Little Ice Age was first used by François E. Matthes in 1939. It represents a period extending from the 16th to the 19th centuries, however there is no consensus among the scientists on ..

How Secunderabad derived its name?

Secundarabad derives its name from the Third Nizam of Hyderabad state, Mir Akbar Ali Khan Sikander Jah, also known as Asaf Jah III. Nizam is another term for Asaf Jah dynasty. It was the title ..