INDIAN GEOGRAPHY
A)
Sikkim
B)
Assam
C)
Tripura
D)
Mizoram

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Assam

Note : Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma laid the foundation stone of a Bamboo Industrial Park at Manderdisa in Dima Hasao district. The project will be implemented with Rs. 50 crores from DoNER Ministry.

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A)
Pune
B)
Orissa
C)
Kolkata
D)
Kanya Kumari

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Kanya Kumari

Note : At Kanyakumari you will find maximum sunlight in December. Kanyakumari is nearest to the Tropic of Capricorn, and the sun's rays fall vertically here during December.

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A)
Indus Plains
B)
Peninsular India
C)
Ganga plains
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ganga plains

Note : Surface water resources are highest in the Ganga plains.

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A)
Sutlej
B)
Chenab
C)
Beas
D)
Ravi

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Chenab

Note : The Dul Hasti Power Station is based on Chenab River

Dul Hasti is a 390 MW hydroelectric power plant in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, India built by NHPC. The power plant is a run-of-the-river type on the Chenab River, in the Kishtwar region, a rugged, mountainous section of the Himalayas, and several hundred kilometers from larger cities.

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A)
Shriram Bhikaji Velankar
B)
Mahesh Barnwal
C)
D.R. Khullar
D)
Savinder Singh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Shriram Bhikaji Velankar

Note : The PIN code was first introduced on 15th August, 1972 by Shriram Bhikaji Velankar who was the then Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Communications. A new system was felt required to simply the process of manual sorting and delivery of mails.

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A)
North-East
B)
South-East
C)
North
D)
West

Correct Answer : Option (B) - South-East

Note :

The himalayas are the range of mountains that stretch upto 1500 miles in the southern asia in between India and China.  Himalayas redirect monsoon winds south and southeast asia.

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A)
Lesser Himalaya and Shivalik
B)
Ladakh and Pir Panjal
C)
Ranjoti and Nanga Parvat
D)
Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal

Note : Kullu valley is located among Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal. Kullu Valley is a broad open valley in Himachal Pradesh, India, formed by the Beas River between Manali and Largi.

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A)
Kolleru
B)
Pulicat lagoon
C)
Chilka lagoon
D)
Vembanad lagoon

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chilka lagoon

Note : Chilika Lake is the largest brackish water lake with estuarine character that sprawls along the east coast of India. It is considered to be the largest lagoon in India and counted amongst the largest lagoons in the world.

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A)
Mumbai
B)
Kolkata
C)
Thiruvananthapuram
D)
Srinagar

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Srinagar

Note : Since Srinagar lies to the north of the Tropic of Cancer, it never gets the vertical rays of the sun.

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A)
Vindhyas
B)
Aravalli
C)
Nilgiris
D)
Satpura Range

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Aravalli

Note : According to geological history, the important mountains of india arranged in the order of age starting from the oldest are the Aravallis , the westerm Ghats, Vindhya and Satpura, the Nilgiris , and the Himalayas.

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