Indian Geography Quiz

This simple Indian geography quiz will help you to know your country better. There is very useful information about the geography of India, presented in a very simple manner. You will find these questions interesting and helpful to improve your GK about India's geography. These objective questions are useful for students preparing for various competition exams. For more objective questions on Indian geography, see the following pages also:
India shares longest international border with which of the following country?
A) Nepal
B) Bangladesh
C) China
D) Pakistan
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Which of the following monuments or ancient sites is shown on the new Indian bank notes of Rs.50?
A) Red Fort
B) Taj Mahal
C) Hampi Monuments
D) Sanchi Stupa
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What is the name of highest mountain peak in India?
A) Mount Everest
B) Nanda Devi
C) Kanchenjunga
D) Saltoro Kangri or K10
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Which Indian state has the border with maximum number of countries?
A) Arunachal Pradesh
B) West Bengal
C) Uttar Pradesh
D) Mizoram
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Which city is the capital of Jammu & Kashmir?
A) Jammu
B) Srinagar
C) Gulmarg
D) Pahalgam
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Which of the following rivers is not a headstream of Ganga?
A) Mandakini
B) Alaknanda
C) Kosi
D) Dhauliganga
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The two main headstreams of Ganges - Alaknanda and Bhagirathi meet at which point?
A) Devprayag
B) Rudraprayag
C) Vishnuprayag
D) Nandprayag
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'Gulf of Mannar' is situated along which of the following coast?
A) Malabar Coast
B) Coromandal Coast
C) Konkan Coast
D) Utkal Coast Pradesh
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Which mountain range is considered as the traditional boundry between north and south India?
A) Eastern Ghat
B) Vindhya Range
C) Great Himalayas
D) Aravali Range
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Andaman & Nicobar Islands is the group of how many islands?
A) 2
B) 23
C) 349
D) 297
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Which of the following city is known as City of Lakes?
A) Srinagar
B) Udaipur
C) Nainital
D) All of Above
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Which sea is situated in the western side of India?
A) Indian Ocean
B) Arabian Sea
C) Bay of Bengal
D) Atlantic Ocean
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Kanchipuram city is located in which state?
A) Odisha
B) Tamil Nadu
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Uttar Pradesh
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Which of the following Indian cities will never receive vertical sun rays?
A) Shimla
B) Mumbai
C) Bangalore
D) Hyderabad
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'APJ Abdul Kalam Island' is located on the coast of which state?
A) Karnataka
B) Tamil Nadu
C) West Bengal
D) Odisha
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Which type of soil is most common in the plains of Northern India?
A) Alluvial Soil
B) Black Soil
C) Red Soil
D) Laterite Soil
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Which among the following ports is not situated in eastern cost of India?
A) Haldia
B) Tuticorin
C) Mangalore
D) Visakhapatanam
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The popular hill station Srinagar is located on the banks of which river?
A) Jhelum
B) Indus
C) Chenab
D) Ravi
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Jamshedpur is famous for the production of which of the following?
A) Coal
B) Hosiery Goods
C) Petroleum
D) Steel
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Which of the following is known as Golden City of India and why?
A) Jaisalmer for Yellow Sand
B) Jaisalmer for Gold Mines
C) Jodhpur for Yellow Sand
D) Jodhpur for Gold Mines
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Indian Geography Quiz - Part 2