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Q:

Chandra and Bhaga , the two streams join to form ________river

A) Jhelam B) Indus
C) Ravi D) Chenab

Answer:   D) Chenab



Explanation:

It is the largest of all tributaries of Indus and rises in the Himalayan region in Himachal Pradesh

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Q:

Tehri dam is located on which of the following rivers?

A) Brahmaputra B) Godavari
C) Ganga D) Bhagirathi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Bhagirathi

Explanation:

Tehri dam is located on the river Bhagirathi.

  • It is a multi-purpose rock and earth-fill embankment dam on the Bhagirathi River near Tehri in Uttarakhand, India.

 

  • It is the primary dam of the THDC India Ltd. and the Tehri hydroelectric complex.
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Which Soil is Suitable for Agriculture?

A) Alluvial Soils B) Red Soils
C) Sandy Soils D) Peaty Soils
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Alluvial Soils

Explanation:

1. Each type of soil benefits different types of crops through their unique physical, chemical and biological properties.

 

2. Alluvial Soils are best suitable for Agriculture. This soil is a fertile soil which is rich in potassium.

 

3. It is best especially for crops such as paddy, sugarcane,...

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Which Crop is Sown on the Largest Area in India?

A) Wheat B) Barley
C) Rice D) Maize
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Rice

Explanation:

India is the second largest producer of Rice in the World. Rice is the most cultivated crop in India.

According to 2002-2003 census, about 33 million hectares of area in India was cultivated with Rice.

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Q:

Mica is available abundantly in

A) Andhra Pradesh, Jharkand, Bihar B) Bihar, Gujarat, Telangana
C) Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Jharkand D) Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Andhra Pradesh, Jharkand, Bihar

Explanation:

According to 2005 - 2006 census - Jharkand

According to 2011 - 2012 census - Andhra Pradesh

 

are the highest producers of Mica in India.

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Q:

In India, Salt Lake City is located in

A) West Bangal B) Rajastan
C) Gujarat D) Delhi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) West Bangal

Explanation:

BidhanNagar in Kolkata, West Bangal is popularly known as Salt Lake City.

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Q:

Where are Alluvial Soils found in India?

Answer

 


1. In India Alluvial Soils are most likely found in Indo-Gangetic Plains that stretches across almost East and North India. 


 


2. Indo-Gangetic Plains has got this name after the two rivers The Indus and The Ganges Drain th plain.


 


3. These soil cover more than the 35% of the total land in India.


 


4. These Soils are suitable for Wheat, Vegetables, Cotton, Bajra, Oil seeds,...


 


5. These soils tend to be sandier and has quick draining properties than many other soils in India.

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Q:

Which of the following river empties into the Arabian Sea?

A) Ganga B) Yamuna
C) Indus D) Kaveri
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Indus

Explanation:

The river which starts flowing from Himalayas on the North to southwards to empty in the Arabian sea is Indus River.

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In which of the following state Bandipur National Park is located?

A) Karnataka B) Andhra Pradesh
C) Himachal Pradesh D) Madhya Pradesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Karnataka

Explanation:

Bandipur National Park is located in the state of Karnataka.

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