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Indian Geography MCQ-12

Where was the first cotton mill in India established?

Mumbai

The town, which is situated at the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alakananda, is

Dev Prayag

The largest reservoir of fresh water is known as

Glacier

Which planet is called the Blue Planet?

Earth

Name the oldest mountain range in India.

Aravali range

Transpiration increases in what climatic conditions?

Hot, Dry and Windy Condition

Name the glacier frontier zone between India and Pakistan

Siachen

As per Census 2011, which is the most populated metro city in India?

Mumbai

Sindhu river originates from which Himalayas ?

Trans-Himalayas

The intersecting lines drawn on maps and globes are

Geographic Grids

As per the Census 2011 data, which State has higher sex ratio than the national average?

Tripura

Which area of Tamil Nadu is unfit for cultivation due to increased salinity?

Nagapattinam

The land area of which continent is the least?

Australia

Coal and basalt are which kind of rocks?

Sedimentary and Igneous

Jeep La pass is located in which Himalayas?

Sikkim Himalaya

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is at

Darjeeling (West Bengal)

Which soil is more suitable for cotton cultivation?

Black Soil

Which State has declared a ban on the use of plastic in the State for first time?

Gujarat

Where is Paradip port located?

Odisha

Which pressure belt has horse latitudes?

Sub-tropical High Pressure Belt

In which district Satpura national park is located?

Hoshangabad

Kyoto Protocol is related to what?

Climate Change

Indian Standard Time (1ST) refers to the local time of which area?

Allahabad

Copper is found in the district of Balaghat. It is located in which State of India?

Madhya Pradesh

The first agricultural university of India is

GB Pant University

El Nino current appears along which country’s coast?

Peru

How much of world’s surface is covered by water?

70%

Which crop having largest area under irrigation?

Rice

Which State of India has the largest area?

Rajasthan

The first biosphere reserve in India was established it which place?

Nilgiri