Rivers, mountains & oceans

  1. The riverine port handling-diversified commodities in India is?
    (A) Paradip
    (B) Kandla
    (C) Mangalore
    (D) Kolkata

  2. Shanghai is situated on the river?
    (A) Hwang Ho
    (B) Yangtze Kiang
    (C) Min Chiang
    (D) Hsiang
  3. Show Answer (C) Min Chiang

  4. Abroad channel where the waters of a river and a sea mingle is called?
    (A) A delta
    (B) An estuary
    (C) A harbour
    (D) A strait
  5. Show Answer (B) An estuary

  6. Which of the following cities is not on the river Danube?
    (A) Munich
    (B) Vienna
    (C) Belgrade
    (D) . Budapest

  7. When rivers carrying a load enter the sea, their flow gets checked and much of the material so carried is deposited offshore. Such deposits result in the formation of?
    (A) An atoll
    (B) Adelta
    (C) A harbour
    (D) ' Alake

  8. The river Sutlej, on which the Bhakra Dam has been built, originates from?
    (A) Asprihg in Verinag
    (B) Near Bara Lacha Passin Lahul
    (C) Rakas Lake in Tibet
    (D) Mansarovar Lake
  9. Show Answer (C) Rakas Lake in Tibet

  10. Ayodhya is situated on the river?
    (A) Ganga
    (B) Yamuna
    (C) Gogra (Ancient Sarayu)
    (D) Saraswati
  11. Show Answer (C) Gogra (Ancient Sarayu)

  12. Which ocean's name means 'Peaceful'?
    (A) Artic Ocean
    (B) Antarctic Ocean
    (C) Pacific Ocean
    (D) Indian Ocean
  13. Show Answer (C) Pacific Ocean

  14. Which is the largest ocean current of the Indian Ocean?
    (A) The Agulhas Current
    (B) South Equatorial Current
    (C) WestAustralian Current
    (D) Somali Current
  15. Show Answer (A) The Agulhas Current

  16. Which one of the following cities is not on the banks of the river Yamuna?
    (A) Haridwar
    (B) Delhi
    (C) Mathura
    (D) Agra

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