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Question:- (1) Which forms the western boundary of the Indian sub-continent?
Ans:  Hindukush.

Question:- (2) Which is not helpful for delta formation?
Ans:  Tidal nature of waves.

Question:- (3) Which foreign country is closest to Andaman Islands?
Ans:  Myanmar.

Question:- (4) In which valley is the Himalayan pass Shipki La located?
Ans:  Sutlej valley.

Question:- (5) Which state receive the highest rainfall during winter months?
Ans:  Tamil Nadu.

Question:- (6) Which Indian States is the largest producer of natural rubber?
Ans:  Kerala.

Question:- (7) What is the distance of Milky way?
Ans:  1,00,000 light years.

Question:- (8) Which tributary of the Ganga System flows northwards?
Ans:  Sone.

Question:- (9) Which factor does not have influence on the Indian climate?
Ans:  Ocean currents.

Question:- (10) Which country celebrates Christmas festival in summer season?
Ans:  Australia.

Question:- (11) ‘Caldera’ is a feature associated with which thing?
Ans:  Volcanoes.

Question:- (12) Which river is known as ‘Vridha Ganga’?
Ans:  Godavari.

Question:- (13) In which city of India, the diurnal range of temperature is maximum?
Ans:  New Delhi.

Question:- (14) Which soil is most suited for tea plantation?
Ans:  Acidic.

Question:- (15) Where is the largest number of sugar mills?
Ans:  Uttar Pradesh.

Question:- (16) India is divided into how many pin code zones?
Ans:  Eight.

Question:- (17) Which is the highest plateau in the world?
Ans:  Pamir Plateau.

Question:- (18) Which is the highest lake above the sea level in the world?
Ans:  Lake Titicaca.

Question:- (19) The light coming from stars gives the idea of their which quality?
Ans:  Temperature.

Question:- (20) In how many time zones has the world been divided into?
Ans:  24

Question:- (21) Which is a type of planetary wind?
Ans:  Westerlies.

Question:- (22) At low elevation which cloud are to be found?
Ans:  Nimbus.

Question:- (23) In which is the largest population of Scheduled Tribes?
Ans:  Madhya Pradesh.

Question:- (24) The highest peak of the Himalayas in India is in which state?
Ans:  Sikkim.

Question:- (25) Which lake in India has the highest water salinity?
Ans:  Sambhar.

Question:- (26) The retreating monsoon withdraws from which state?
Ans:  North-west India to Bengal.

Question:- (27) Which country has predominantly the Mediterranean Climate?
Ans:  Italy.

Question:- (28) Which planet is known as ‘Morning Star’ ?
Ans:  Venus.

Question:- (29) On which date the earth is at the largest distance from the sun (Apehelion)?
Ans:  July 4th.

Question:- (30) Which instrument used for measuring relative humidity in air?
Ans:  Hygrograph.

Question:- (31) The Earth rotates-around an axis pointing towards which side?
Ans:  The pole star.

Question:- (32) What is the amount of actual water vapour of air?
Ans:  Absolute humidity.

Question:- (33) Where is the greatest average annual precipitation?
Ans:  In Philippines.

Question:- (34) Synclines and anticlines are the terms associated with which thing?
Ans:  folding.

Question:- (35) One degree of longitude on the equator is equal to howmuch distance?
Ans:  50 miles.

Question:- (36) Which is the largest mustard oil growing state?
Ans:  U.P.

Question:- (37) Where is the Indian Wild Ass (Ghor-Khur) found?
Ans:  The Rann of Kachch.

Question:- (38) What is the period of one revolution of sun around the centre of galaxy called?
Ans:  Cosmic year.

Question:- (39) Which state has the largest net irrigated area?
Ans:  Tamil Nadu.

Question:- (40) Which State of India is the largest producer of lignite coal?
Ans:  Tamil Nadu.

Question:- (41) In which place is the headquarters of the North-Eastern Railway located?
Ans:  Gorakhpur.

Question:- (42) Which was India’s first mobile offshore drilling platform?
Ans:  Sagar Samrat.

Question:- (43) Which is located in the’ Bastar region?
Ans:  Indravati National Park.

Question:- (44) Which is an example of Midlatitude desert ?
Ans:  Patagonia desert.

Question:- (45) From which rocks is the soil material mainly derived?
Ans:  Sedimentary rocks.

Question:- (46) Why was Farakka Barrage commissioned?
Ans:  Save Kolkata port.

Question:- (47) Which is the largest lake in Africa?
Ans:  Lake Victoria.

Question:- (48) West Bengal shares boundaries with how many foreign countries?
Ans:  Three.

Question:- (49) On the shore of which country cold currents have cooling effect?
Ans:  Peru.

Question:- (50) Which city is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer?
Ans:  Kolkata.

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