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206 Mudumalai Wild-life Sanctuary is located in the state of
A Tamil Nadu
B Andhra Pradesh
C Kerala
D Karnataka

Answer: Option [A]

Mudumalai Wild-life Sanctuary is located in the state of Tamil Nadu. Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, wildlife preserve in western Tamil Nadu state, southern India. Established in 1940, it has an area of 124 square miles (322 square km) and is located about 35 miles (56 km) north of Udhagamandalam on the main road to Mysore.

207 In India, population density is defined as the number of persons
A per square mile
B per square kilometer
C per lakh square mile
D per lakh square kilometer

Answer: Option [B]

In India, population density is defined as the number of persons per square kilometer. Each unit of land has limited capacity to support people living on it. The ratio between the numbers of people to the size of land is known as the density of population, usually measured in persons per sq km.

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208 Kaziranga National Park is famous for
A Lion
B Tiger
C Rhinoceros
D Crocodile

Answer: Option [C]

Kaziranga National Park is famous for Rhinoceros. Kaziranga National Park is a national park in the Golaghat and Nagaon districts of the state of Assam, India. The park, which hosts two-thirds of the world's great one-horned rhinoceroses, is a World Heritage Site.

209 Which of the following rivers makes an estuary ?
A Mahanadi
B Narmada
C Krishna
D Godavari

Answer: Option [B]

The correct answer is Narmada. The Narmada, Periyar and Tapti are the only long rivers, which flow west and make estuaries. Wastern rivers do not form Delta whereas they form Estuaries because Hard Rocks of Western ghat don't allow Western flowing rivers to widen their mouth into sea, so these rivers form Estuaries whereas Eastern rivers flow through broken hills and mountain ranges.

210 Which highway sector is common to both the Golden Quadrilateral Highway and the North-South Corridor Highway ?
A Bangalore-Krishnagiri
B Delhi-Jaipur
C Coimbatore-Salem
D Agra-Jhansi

Answer: Option [A]

The correct answer is Bangalore-Krishnagiri. Golden Quadrilateral reduces the time between the mega cities of NSEW and Corridor highways connects NS- Srinagar to Kanyakumari/Kochin and EW- Silchar to Porbandar so that's why Bangalore and Krishnagiri is common in both.

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