Physical Geography

1. Which river is known as the “Ganga of the South”?

a) Godavari
b) Yamuna
c) Kaveri
d) Krishna

2. Which mountain range separates the Indian subcontinent from the rest of Asia?

a) Himalayas
b) Aravalli Range
c) Western Ghats
d) Eastern Ghats

3. Which is the highest peak in India?

a) Mount Everest
b) Kanchenjunga
c) Nanda Devi
d) Annapurna

4. Which desert is located in the western part of India?

a) Thar Desert
b) Kalahari Desert
c) Sahara Desert
d) Gobi Desert

5. Which river flows through the states of Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and Puducherry?

a) Yamuna
b) Godavari
c) Kaveri
d) Krishna

6. Which of the following is the largest saltwater lake in India?

a) Dal Lake
b) Chilika Lake
c) Wular Lake
d) Sambhar Lake

7. Which state in India is known as the “Land of Five Rivers”?

a) Punjab
b) Haryana
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Rajasthan

8. What is the name of the pass in the Western Ghats that connects Mumbai with Pune?

a) Banihal Pass
b) Thalghat Pass
c) Palghat Pass
d) Khandala Pass

9. Which river forms the boundary between the states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar?

a) Ganga
b) Yamuna
c) Brahmaputra
d) Kaveri

10. Which of the following is the largest river island in India?

a) Majuli
b) Srirangam
c) Dibru-Saikhowa
d) Shivanasamudra