Tuesday, April 05, 2016

30 Days for SSC CGL 2016 - GK Quiz - 3 - Geography



Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is the third set of  GK Quiz for SSC CGL 2016 on Geography. This falls under the 30 Days for SSC CGL 2016 Series.


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1. Most of the rivers flowing in India flow into the
a) Arabian ocean
b) Indian ocean
c) Bay of Bengal
d) None


2. The Bangladeshi name of river Brahmaputra is
a) Tsangpo
b) Meghna
c) Manas
d) Dibang


3. The famous waterfall ‘Dhuandhar’ is on ________ River
a) Narmada
b) Tapi
c) Krishna
d) Godavari


4. _______ is the largest city on river Krishna.
a) Vijaywada
b) Mahabaleswar
c) Visakhapatnam
d) Chennai


5. Which river is called the RIVER OF LAHORE?
a) Ravi
b) Chenab
c) Beas
d) Sutlej


6. Which of the following is also known as Elephant Hill?
a) Palani Hills
b) Anamalai Hills
c) Pachamalai Hills
d) Nilgiri Hills


7. _________has the greatest volume of water of all the rivers in India.
a) The Brahmaputra
b) The Ganga
c) The Krishna
d) The Mahanadi


8. Which one of the following order is true on the basis of their lengths?
a) Brahmaputra>Godavari>Krishna>kaveri
b) Godavari>Krishna>kaveri>Brahmaputra
c) Brahmaputra>Krishna>kaveri>Godavari
d) Krishna>Brahmaputra>Godavari>kaveri


9. Earth’s twin is _________
a) Mercury
b) Venus
c) Neptune
d) None


10. If there was no standard meridian of India, from Gujarat to Arunachal Pradesh the time would have lagged by :
a) No changes
b) ½ hours
c) 2 hours
d) 1 hour


11. The easternmost longitude of India is
a) 97°25’E
b) 87°25’E
c) 97°35’E
d) 77°25’E


12. Which is also called DAKSHIN GANGA?
a) Godavari
b) Krishna
c) Kaveri
d) Narmada


13. The “marble rocks” is in
a) Tapi basin
b) Godavari basin
c) Mahandai basin
d) Narmada basin



14. In which part of the sky is Venus visible as evening star ?
a) Western
b) Northern
c) Eastern
d) Not visible


15. Shooting stars are actually______
a) Meteors
b) Asteroids
c) Comets
d) Stars


16. Which of the following is NOT a member of the solar system?
a) An asteroid
b) A satellite
c) A constellation
d) A comet


17. The longest river of Peninsular India?
a) Ganga
b) Krishna
c) Naramda
d) Godavari


18. Which drainage pattern is formed by Ganga?
a) Radial
b) Dendritic
c) Annular
d) Angular


19. Mountain ranges in the eastern part of India forming its boundaries with Myanmar are collectively called :
(a) Himachal
(b) Uttaranchal
(c) Purvanchal
(d) None of the above


20. The western coastal strip, south of Goa is referred to as
a) Coromandel
b) Kannad
c) Konkan
d) Northern Circar


21. Karakoram range is located in
a) India, Pakistan, china
b) India, china
c) India, Pakistan
d) India , Bhutan


22. Vindhya ranges is in which states of India?
a) Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan
b) Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar
c) Odisha, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh, Bengal, Odisha


23. The ________ are the oldest Plateau mountains in India
a) Aravalli range
b) Satpura range
c) Karakoram range
d) Purvanchal range


24. Which one of the following is not true?
a) Western Ghats receive much more rainfall than Eastern Ghats
b) Western Ghats are more continuous than Eastern Ghats
c) Eastern Ghats are situated in the east coast of India and are low and broken.
d) Most of the hydroelectric plants are found along the eastern ghat rivers.


25. Dry evergreen forests are found in
a) Coromandel coast
b) Northern circars
c) Malabar coast
d) Chota Nagpur plateau



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  1. Ami Sourav - 19/20 [MOST CONSISTENT IN SSC QUIZZES]
  2. Pingu - 14/18
  3. Ratul - 15/21
  4. MuniKrishna - 14/21
  5. Optimus - 10/17
  6. Taurus - 7/12




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