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Kerala PSC Geography Question and Answers - 50


1. The collision with Eurasian Plate along the modern border between India and Nepal formed the orogenic belt that created the Tibetan Plateau and the _____?


2. Which mountain range runs from northeast to southwest for about 800 km between Delhi to Palanpur (Gujarat) and is one of the oldest folded mountains of the world?


3. What is the division of the geologic time scale from the formation of the Earth to the beginning of the Cambrian Period of the Paleozoic Era (about 570 million years ago)?


4. What is the name of a large area of salt marshes located in mostly in Sindh, Pakistan and the western tip of Gujarat?


5. What is the name of a strait between Tamil Nadu in India and the Mannar district of the Northern Province of Sri Lanka that connects the Bay of Bengal in the northeast with the Gulf of Mannar in the southwest?


6. Which river is first known as Sagarmati after originating in the Pushkar valley of the Aravalli Range, near Ajmer, then after passing Govindgarh, it meets its tributary Sarasvati, which originates from Pushkar Lake?


7.  Which is the highest peak in the Western Ghats and South India, at an elevation of 2695 meters, and a topographic prominence of 2479 meters?


8. Which mountain range parallels the Vindhya Range to the north, and these two east-west ranges divide Indian Subcontinent into the Indo -Gangetic plain of northern India and the Deccan Plateau of the south?


9. What is the name of a strip of land formerly belonging to India on the West Bengal-Bangladesh border which has been leased indefinitely to Bangladesh so that it can access its Dehgram -Angalpota enclaves?


10.  Which is the Indian metropolitan city that locates nearest to Tropic of Cancer?


11. Which is the Indian a metropolitan city that locates nearest to the equator?


12.  Prior to the construction of which Dam, the Mahanadi was navigable from its mouth up to Arrange, about. 150 kilometres from its source?


13. In which Indian states are the Kanha, Panna, Satpura, Sanjay tiger reserves located?


14. The Sheonath river is the largest privatised river in India. It is the largest tributary of the river?


15.  Lakshadweep islands are separated from the Maldives islands by the ____ Degree Channel?


16. _____ is the oldest oil-producing state in India?


17. Ankleshwar, Lunej, Kalol are important oil fields of _____ state?


18. Aishwarya oil field in _____ is India's second-biggest oil discovery. It has been named after Indian actress Aishwarya Rai.


19. _____ state Is known as the mineral the state of India?


20.  The famous solar power plant Bhagwanpur is located at _____ state?


21.  The Chambal Project is a joint venture of both Rajasthan and _____ state and both these states benefit from the project.


22.  The Rihand Multipurpose project is located in the Mirzapur district in _____ state?


23. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in _____ The state has the highest Rhino population in the world?


24. Keibul Lamjao is the only floating National park in India, Is located in _____ state?


25. 'Ecology is the permanent economy’ is the slogan of the _____ Movement?



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