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Online Geography Quiz Set No - 17

Geography questions have been taken from previous years question papers of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

161) Which ocean is popularly known as the 'Herring Pond' ?
A) Indian Ocean
B) Pacific Ocean
C) Atlantic Ocean
D) Arctic Ocean

162) Idukki Dam in Kerala is built across which river ?
A) Kaveri
B) Pamba
C) Godavari
D) Periyar

163) Hirakud Dam at Sambalpur in Orissa, the longest dam in India, is built across which river ?
A) Narmada
B) Godavari
C) Mahanadi
D) Cauveri

164) Kudremukh hills, name literally meaning Horse face, in Karnataka are famous for mines of which mineral ?
A) Iron Ore
B) Bauxite
C) Gold
D) Diamond

165) Which planet in the Solar System is named after the Roman god of agriculture and harvest?
A) Venus
B) Jupiter
C) Saturn
D) Mars

166) To which ocean does Panama Canal connect the Pacific Ocean ?
A) Arctic Ocean
B) Pacific Ocean
C) Antarctic Ocean
D) Atlantic Ocean

167) Which Indian state has the longest coastline ?
A) Maharashtra
B) Gujarat
C) Andhra Pradesh
D) Tamil Nadu

168) Asteroids, sometimes called minor planets or planetoids, are generally found between which planets ?
A) Mars and Jupiter
B) Jupiter and Saturn
C) Saturn and Uranus
D) Earth and Mars

169) Which water body seprates Africa from Europe?
A) Strait of Gibraltar
B) Panama Canal
C) Suez Canal
D) Palk Strait

170) On 21st July 1969, at which site did Neil Armstrong set his foot on the Moon ?
A) Sea of Waves
B) Sea of Clouds
C) Sea of Tranquility
D) Sea of Serenity