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Drainage System Quiz | Drainage System Objective Type Questions and Answers

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21 Which of the following region is famous for the world’s largest reserve of Barytes?
A Cuddapah
B Ratnagiri
C Chauka hills
D None of the above

Answer: Cuddapah
22 Which of the following river is also called as Tsangpo in Tibet?
A Brahmaputra
B Lakhandai
C Ganga
D Karnali

Answer: Brahmaputra
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23 The River that forms Dhuandhar waterfall and a picturesque gorge of marble rocks nearby Jabalpur:
A Narmada
B Bhavani
C Kaveri
D Kabini

Answer: Narmada
24 Which of the following rivers are the major tributaries of River Kaveri?
A Kabini,Bhavani, and Amravati
B Subansiri, Kameng, Manas, and Sankosh.
C Koyna, Tungabhadra, and Bhima
D Penganga, Indravati, Pranhita, and Manjra

Answer: Kabini,Bhavani, and Amravati
25 In which place Gandak joins the River Ganga?
A Sonpur near Patna
B At Hugli near Kolkata
C At Allahabad
D Near Kannauj

Answer: Sonpur near Patna
26 What is another name of Chenab?
A Chamba
B Jhelum
C Chandrabhaga
D None of the above

Answer: Chandrabhaga
27 Which of the following rivers did not discharge its water in the Arabian Sea?
A Mahanadi
B Mahi
C Narmada
D Tapi

Answer: Mahanadi
28 Consider the following statement(s) is/are related to the Indus River System

I. It is known as Singi Khamban or the Lion’s mouth in Tibet.

II. It originates from a glacier near Bokhar Chu in the Kailash Mountain range.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct? Code:
A Only I
B Only II
C Both I and II
D Neither I nor II

Answer: Both I and II
29 Consider the following statement(s) related to India's Peninsular River that discharge their water in the Arabian Sea.

I. The rivers flowing towards the Arabian Sea have short courses.

II. The important peninsular rivers flowing towards the west are Shetrunji, Bhadra (Bhadar), Vaitarna, Kalindi, Bedti, Sharavati, Bharathpuzha, Periyar and Pamba.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct? Code:
A Only I
B Only II
C Both I and II
D Neither I nor II

Answer: Both I and II
30 Consider the following statement(s) is/are related to the drainage pattern

I. Radial drainage patterns form when rivers originate from a hill and flow in all directions. For example, the rivers originating from the Amarkantak.

II. Centripetal drainage pattern is formed when rivers discharge their waters from all directions into a lake or a depression. For example, Loktak lake in Manipur.

III. Trellis drainage pattern is formed when the primary tributaries of main rivers flow parallel to each other and secondary tributaries join them at right angles. For example, rivers in the upper part of the Himalayan region.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct? Code:
A Only I
B Only II
C Both I and II
D I, II and III

Answer: I, II and III

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