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IAS Previous Year GEOGRAPHY Questions – Lecture – 14 – STHAAPNA Series

Sthapna - Static MCQs for GS - Subject - Day 14

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  1. Which one of the following rivers does not originate in India? [2009]



(c) Ravi

(d) Sutlej

Q. From North towards South, which one of the following is the correct sequence of the given rivers in India? [2006]

(a) Shyok-Spiti-Zaskar- Sutlej

(b) Shyok-Zaskar-Spiti-Sutlej

(c) Zaskar-Shyok-Sutlej- Spiti

(d) Zaskar-Sutlej-Shyok-Spiti


Q, Rivers that pass through Himachal Pradesh are : [2010]

(a) Beas and Chenab only

(b) Beas and Ravi only

(c) Chenab, Ravi and Satluj only

(d) Beas, Chenab, Ravi, Satluj and Yamuna

Q. Which of the following is/are tributary tributaries of Brahmaputra?

  1. Dibang
  2. Kameng
  3. Lohit

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Q. Consider the following pairs: [2008]

      Tributary River            Main River

  1. Chambal Narmada
  2. Sone Yamuna
  3. Manas Brahmaputra

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

(a)1, 2 and 3

(b)l and 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 3 only

Q. With reference to river Teesta, consider the following statements:

  1. The source of river Teesta is the same as that of Brahmaputra but it flows through Sikkim.
  2. River Rangeet originates in Sikkim and it is a tributary of river Teesta.
  3. River Teesta flows into Bay of Bengal on the border of India and Bangladesh.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?[2017]

(a) 1 and 3 only

(b) 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Q. Consider the following rivers : [2014 – I]

  1. Barak
  2. Lohit
  3. Subansiri

Which of the above flows/flow through Arunachal Pradesh?

(a)1 only

(b)2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Q. Assertion (A) : The frequency of floods in north Indian plains has increased during the last couple of decades.

Reason (R) : There has been a reduction in the depth of river valleys due to deposition of silt.

Choose the appropriate code from the following: [2000]

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

(c) A is true but R is false

(d) A is false but R is true

Q. With reference to, the river Luni, which one of the following statements is correct? [2010]

(a) It flows into Gulf of Khambhat

(b) It flows into Gulf of Kutch

(c) It flows into Pakistan and merges with a tributary of Indus

(d) It is lost in the marshy land of the Rann of Kutch

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