General Knowledge Questions Answer GK Quiz

GK General Knowledge - Geography Question Answer Quiz

Q. With reference to the horse latitudes, consider the following statements -
1. Sub-tropical high pressure belts are also called horse latitudes.
2. The horse latitudes are located at about 30 degrees north and south of the equator.
Select the correct answer using the code given below -

1) Only 1
2) Only 2
3) Both 1 and 2
4) Neither 1 nor 2

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Q. With reference to the Rivers in India consider the following statements -
1. The Himalayan Rivers have very large basins.
2. Himalayan rivers are seen in their flow pattern which is perennial.
3. The peninsular rivers, flow through shallow valleys.
Which of the statements given above is I are correct?

1) Only 1 and 2
2) Only 1 and 3
3) Only 2 and 3
4) Only 1, 2 and 3

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Q. The Himalayan rivers flow through deep I-shaped valleys called -
1) Canyon
2) Gorges
3) Stream
4) None of the above

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Q. Which of the following is not an inner planet?
1) Jupiter
2) Earth
3) Venus
4) Mercury

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Q. Which of the following is not a wind?
1) Maestrale
2) Marin
3) Equipluve
4) Ponente

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Q. Which of the following is the biggest delta of the world?
1) Common deltaic plain of the Brahmaputra and the Ganges
2) Common deltaic of Tigris and Euphrates
3) Volga
4) Merged deltas of Hwang Ho and the Yangtze rivers

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Q. Which of the following pairs is/ are matched correctly in relation to principal active volcanoes?
I. Ojos de Salado-Argentina-Chile
II. Erabus-Antarctica
III. Semeru-Indonesia
IV. Fagradalsfjall-Island
Correct code is -

1) Only IV
2) Only I and IV
3) Only I, II and III
4) All I, II, III and IV

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Q. Which of the following pairs of rivers originate from the same place but flow in opposite direction?
I. River Son and River Narmada
II. River Indus and River Brahmaputra
III. River Indus and River Sutlej
Correct code is -

1) Only I and II
2) Only I
3) Only II
4) All I, II and III

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Q. Which city is known as Gateway of India?
1) Hyderabad
2) Delhi
3) Mumbai
4) Goa

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Q. Which is the largest planet in our solar system?
1) Jupiter
2) Saturn
3) Pluto
4) Earth

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