Indian Geography Questions and Answers

General Knowledge

Indian Geography

    41) Which of the following drainage systems fall into Bay of Bengal?

  • A)Ganga, Brahmaputra and Godavari
  • B)Mahanadi, Krishna and Cauvery
  • C)Luni, Narnada and Tapti
  • D)Both (a) and (b)
Answer: D

    42) The oldest oil refinery in India is at

  • A)Digboi, Assam
  • B)Haldia, near Kolkata
  • C)Koyali, near Baroda
  • D)Noonmati, Assam
Answer: A

    43) The oldest mountains in India are

  • A)Aravalis
  • B)Vindhyas
  • C)Satpuras
  • D)Nilgiri hills
Answer: A

    44) Which of the following groups of rivers have their source of origin in Tibet?

  • A)Brahmaputra, Ganges and Sutlej
  • B)Ganges, Sutlej and Yamuna
  • C)Brahmaputra, Indus and Sutlej
  • D)Chenab, Ravi and Sutlej
Answer: C


    Which of the following measures are effective for soil conservation in India?

        I. Avoiding crop rotation

        II. Afforestation

        III. Encouraging the use of chemical fertilizers

        IV. Limiting shifting cultivation

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