SSC CGL 2019 [3 March-09 March 2020] India and World Geography : – 19 Questions
Q.1: – The Araku Valley, a tourist resort, is located near which of these cities of South India?
अराकू घाटी, एक पर्यटन स्थल, दक्षिण भारत के किस शहर के पास स्थित है?
[03 March CGL 2020 Mor Shift] 1. Visakhapatnam / विशाखापट्टनम
2. Madurai / मदुरै
3. Kochi / कोच्चि
4. Mangalore / मंगलौर
Correct Answer: – Visakhapatnam / विशाखापत्तनम
Comment: – Araku Valley is located some 120 Km from the coastal city of Vishakhapatnam which is also known as Vizag popularly.
Q.2: – The city of _______ is located at the mouth of the Yangtze River.
_______ का शहर यांग्त्ज़ी नदी के मुहाने पर स्थित है। [03 March CGL 2020 Eve. Shift] 1. Beijing / बीजिंग
2. Guangzhou / गुआंगज़ौ
3. Shanghai / शंघाई
4. Lhasa / ल्हासा
Correct Answer: – Shanghai / शंघाई
Comment: – The city of Shanghai lies on the south bank of the Yangtze River mouth throwing itself into the East China Sea. The Yangtze River is the longest river in Asia, about 950 kilometres of its 6300 total length are navigable, which makes it an extensive and important transport network.
Q.3: – Which of the following was previously known as ‘the Lady Willingdon Park’?
निम्नलिखित में से किसे ‘द लेडी विलिंगडन पार्क’ के नाम से जाना जाता है?
[03 March CGL 2020 Noon Shift] 1. Buddha Jayanti Park / बुद्ध जयंती पार्क
2. Mughal Gardens / मुगल गार्डन
3. Deer Park / हिरण पार्क
4. Lodhi Gardens / लोधी गार्डन
Correct Answer: – Lodhi Gardens / लोधी गार्डन
Comment: – Lady Willingdon Park was inaugurated in April 1936. It was renamed Lodhi Gardens after 1947.
Q.4: – In which district of Karnataka is the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary located?
कर्नाटक के किस जिले में ब्रह्मगिरी वन्यजीव अभयारण्य स्थित है?
[03 March CGL 2020 Noon Shift] 1. Hassan / हसन
2. Mandya / मांड्या
3. Udupi / उडुपी
4. Kodagu/ कोडगु
Correct Answer: – Kodagu / कोडागु
Comment: – The Brahmagiri wildlife sanctuary is located in the Kodagu (Coorg) district, Karnataka state and is part of the Western Ghats. It is situated on the border between Wyanad District of Kerala state on the south and Kodagu District in Karnataka on the north side.
Q.5: – Borra caves are situated on the East Coast of India in which of the following hills?
बोर्रा गुफाएँ भारत के पूर्वी तट पर निम्न में से किस पहाड़ी पर स्थित हैं?
[03 March CGL 2020 Noon Shift] 1. Nallamala Hills/ नल्लामाला
2. Horsley Hills / हॉर्सले
3. Nagari Hills / नागरी
4. Ananthagiri Hill / अनंतगिरि
Correct Answer:- Ananthagiri Hill / अनंतगिरि पहाड़ी
Comment:- The Borra Caves, also called Borra Guhalu, are located on the East Coast of India, in the Ananthagiri hills of the Araku Valley (2,600 to 4,300 ft) of the Visakhapatnam district in Andhra Pradesh.