Indian Geography - Questions (Section-1)
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1The Paithan (Jayakwadi) Hydro-electric project, completed with the help of Japan, is on the river
A. GangaB. Cauvery
C. Narmada D. Godavari
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2The pass located at the southern end of the Nilgiri Hills in south India is called
A. the Palghat gapB. the Bhorghat pass
C. the Thalgat pass D. the Bolan pass
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3The percentage of irrigated land in India is about
A. 45B. 65
C. 35 D. 25
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4The southernmost point of peninsular India, that is, Kanyakumari, is
A. north of Tropic of CancerB. south of the Equator
C. south of the Capricorn D. north of the Equator
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5Which of the following factors are responsible for the rapid growth of sugar production in south India as compared to north India?Higher per acre field of sugarcaneHigher sucrose content of sugarcaneLower labour costLonger crushing period
A. I and IIB. I, II and III
C. I, III and IV D. I, II and IV
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