Indian Geography Questions and Answers

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Indian Geography


    Which of the following are true regarding Jhum cultivation in India?

        I. It is largely practiced in Assam

        II. It is referred to as 'slash and burn' technique

        III. In it, the fertility is exhausted in a few years

  • A)I, II and III
  • B)II and III
  • C)I and II
  • D)I and III
Answer: A

    7) The Yarlung Zangbo river, in India, is known as

  • A)Ganga
  • B)Indus
  • C)Brahmaputra
  • D)Mahanadi
Answer: C

    8) The Salal Project is on the river

  • A)Chenab
  • B)Jhelum
  • C)Ravi
  • D)Sutlej
Answer: A

    9) The only zone in the country that produces gold is also rich in iron is

  • A)North-eastern zone
  • B)North-western zone
  • C)Southern zone
  • D)None of the above
Answer: C

    10) The percentage of earth surface covered by India is

  • A)2.4
  • B)3.4
  • C)4.4
  • D)5.4
Answer: A