Indian Geography


The originating in the Himalayan mountain complex consists of how many distinct drainage systems of the Indian Subcontinent?

A. Two
B. Three
C. Four
D. Five


The watershed between India and Myanmar is formed by

A. the Naga hills
B. the Garo hills
C. Khasi hills
D. the Jaintia hills


Which of the following crops needs maximum water per hectare?

A. Barley
B. Maize
C. Sugarcane
D. Wheat


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

  1. Avoiding crop rotation
  2. Afforestation
  3. Encouraging the use of chemical fertilizers
  4. Limiting shifting cultivation

A. I and II
B. II and IV
C. III and IV
D. I, II and III


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