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Q:

The tropic of cancer does not pass through which of these Indian states ?

A) Madhya Pradesh B) West Bengal
C) Rajasthan D) Odisha

Answer:   D) Odisha



Explanation:

The tropic of cancer passes through 8 Indian states.

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They are Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Jharkand, Tripura and Mizoram.

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Q:

Each degree of latitude is equals to

A) 112 kms B) 111 kms
C) 110 kms D) 101 kms
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 111 kms

Explanation:

The each degree of latitude is equals to 111 kms approx (69 miles). As Earth is lightly ellipsoid in shape it changes at equator and poles from 110.5 kms to 111.7 kms respectively.

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Q:

Afghan-India Friendship Dam is

A) The Zangmu Dam B) Salma Dam
C) Baglihar Dam D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Salma Dam

Explanation:

Afghan-India Friendship Dam is previously called as Salma Dam between India and Afghanistan on Hari river.

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Q:

The Buddh International Circuit is in

A) Gandhinagar B) Greater Noida
C) Guwahati D) New Delhi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Greater Noida

Explanation:

The Buddh International Circuit, an Indian motor racing circuit, is located in Greater Noida.

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Q:

Where is Marine Gulf of Kutch national park situated

A) Gujarat B) TamilNadu
C) Kerala D) WestBengal
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Gujarat

Explanation:
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Q:

Which is the least populous state in India as per Census2011? 

A) Goa B) Mizoram
C) Bihar D) Sikkim
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Sikkim

Explanation:

As per Census2011, Sikkim state is the least populous state in India with 610543 population.

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Q:

Landslides, mudflows, slump, and creep are all examples of

A) runoff B) soil formation
C) mechanical weathering D) mass movement
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) mass movement

Explanation:

Mass wasting, also known as slope movement or mass movement, is the geomorphic process by which soil, sand, regolith, and rock move downslope typically as a solid, continuous or discontinuous mass, largely under the force of gravity, but frequently with characteristics of a flow as in debris flows and mudflows.

 

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Q:

Yoga city in India?

A) Varanasi B) Allahabad
C) Rishikesh D) Amritsar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Rishikesh

Explanation:

Rishikesh is a city in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand. As the city is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation it is called as Yoga city in India.

 

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Q:

The Salal project is on the river

A) Ravi B) Sutlej
C) Ganges D) Chenab
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Chenab

Explanation:

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The Salal project or Dam also known as Salal Hydroelectric Power Station, is a run-of-the-river power project on the Chenab River in the Reasi district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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