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Online Geography Quiz Set No - 41

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.

401) The second largest basin in Peninsular India is:
A) Cauvery Basin
B) Godavari Basin
C) Narmada Basin
D) Krishna Basin

402) What is the correct sequence of the rivers- Godavari, Mahanadi, Narmada and Tapi in the descending order of their lengths?
A) Godavari - Mahanadi - Narrnada - Tapi
B) Godavari - Narmada - Mahanadi - Tapi
C) Narmada - Godavart - Tapi - Mahanadi
D) Narmada- Tapi - Godavari Mahanadi

403) Arrange the following rivers from South to North: (1) Cauvery, (2) Krishna, (3) Godavari, (4) Mahanadi.
A) 1, 3, 2, 4
B) 3, 4, 1, 2
C) 2, 4, 3, 1
D) 1, 2, 3, 4

404) Arrange the following rivers in descending order of their length: (1) Ravi, (2) Cauvery, (3) Sutlej, (4) Yamuna.
A) 1, 2, 4, 3
B) 3, 4, 1, 2
C) 4, 3, 2, 1
D) 1, 2, 3, 4

405) Lake Sambhar is nearest to which one of the following cities of Rajasthan?
A) Bharatpur
B) Jaipur
C) Jodhpur
D) Udaipur

406) Canal irrigation is most important in the Northern Plains of India because:
A) the soil is porous
B) the level of underground water is high
C) the sources of canals are perennial rivers
D) the region is densely populated

407) Hinterland refers to:
A) continental shelf in the sea from which oil can be extracted
B) natural harbour used for international trade
C) land region extending from a sea port
D) abandoned sea port where trade was carried out initially

408) The port especially developed for exporting iron ore to Japan is:
A) Haldia
B) New Tuticorin
C) Paradeep
D) Vishakhapatnam

409) Which one of the following is the first company-managed major port in India?
A) Cochin
B) Ennore
C) Tuticorin
D) Vishakhapatnam

410) Which one among the following has the largest shipyard in India?
A) Kolkata
B) Kochi
C) Mumbai
D) Vishakhapatnam