Classical

General Knowledge MCQ - People & Environment

51:  

The Hirakud Project is on which of the following rivers?

A.

Godavari

B.

Mahanadi

C.

Damodar

D.

Kosi

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


52:  

 The circulation of ocean water occurs

A.

only laterally 

B.

only vertically 

C.

both laterally and vertically

D.

neither laterally nor vertically 

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


53:  

During winter, the northern half of India is warmer than areas of similar latitudinal location by 3° to 8° because:

A.

India is essentially a tropical country.

B.

The surface wind blows in a particular direction in one season 

C.

The Great Himalayas check the penetration of cold polar air into India effectively.

D.

Of winter rains

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


54:  

 Which river is flowing near Ayodhya?

A.

Ganga

B.

Yamuna

C.

Saryu

D.

Krishna

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


55:  

 Match List I and List II and find out the correct answer from the codes given below/ the Lists:

 

LIST 1
(Thermal power plants)

LIST 2
(locations)

a)      Kahalgaon

1.       West Bengal

b)      Farakka

2.       Bihar

c)       Ramagundam

3.       Gujarat

d)      Gandhar

4.       Andhra Pradesh

 

 

A.

(a) (b) (c) (d)
1     2    3   4

B.

(a) (b) (c) (d)
4     3   1    2

C.

(a) (b) (c) (d)
2     1    4   3 

D.

(a) (b) (c) (d)
3     2    1   4

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :




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