Rivers

1

Which one of the following rivers is not a tributary of river Cauvery?

  1. Hemavati
  2. Arkavati
  3. Indravati
  4. Amravati
2

Which one of the following is not a tributary of Indus river?

  1. Beas
  2. Ravi
  3. Chenab
  4. Tawi
3

Arrange the following features formed by rivers in its course starting from upstream:

  1. Meanders
  2. Falls
  3. Delta
  4. Oxbow Lake

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

  1. 1-4-2-3
  2. 2-1-4-3
  3. 1-2-3-4
  4. 2-1-3-4
4

Which one of the following is an artificial lake?

  1. Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu)
  2. Kolleru (Andhra Pradesh)
  3. Nainital (Uttarakhand)
  4. Renuka (Himachal Pradesh)
5

Which one of the following pairs of rivers and tributaries is not correctly matched?

  1. Godavari : Indravati
  2. Ganga : Penganga
  3. Krishna : Bhima
  4. Luni : Sukri
6

Which of the following rivers does not flow into the Bay of Bengal?

  1. Godavari
  2. Mahanadi
  3. Tapti
  4. Cauvery
7

Which one among the following Indian rivers originates in Maharashtra and flows through Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh to meet the Bay of Bengal in Andhra coast?

  1. Krishna
  2. Mahanadi
  3. Godavari
  4. Kaveri
8

Which among the following Indian rivers flows from east to west, eventually meeting Arabian sea?

  1. Narmada
  2. Godavari
  3. Krishna
  4. Kaveri
9

Consider the following pairs of Wetlands and Confluence of rivers:

  • 1. Harike Wetlands: Beas and Satluj/Sutlej
  • 2. Keoladeo Ghana National Park: Banas and Chambal
  • 3. Kolleru Lake: Confluence of Musi and Krishna

Which of the above pairs is/are correctly matched?

  1. 2 and 3 only
  2. 1, 2 and 3
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1 only
10

Consider the following rivers:

  • 1. Barak
  • 2. Lohit
  • 3. Subansiri

Which of the above flows / flow through Arunachal Pradesh?

  1. 1 and 3 only
  2. 1 only
  3. 1, 2 and 3
  4. 2 and 3 only
11

The Narmada river flows to the west, while most other large peninsular rivers flow to the east. Why?

  • 1. It occupies a linear rift valley.
  • 2. It flows between the Vindhyas and the Satpuras.
  • 3. The land slopes to the west from Central India.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

  1. 1 only
  2. 1 and 3
  3. 2 and 3
  4. None
12

Consider the following rivers:

  • 1. Sankosh
  • 2. Amochu
  • 3. Subarnarekha
  • 4. Jia Bhorelli

Which of the below is/are tributary/ tributaries to Brahmaputra

  1. 1, 2 and 3
  2. 1 only
  3. 2, 3 and 4
  4. 1, 2 and 4
13

Consider the following rivers:

  1. Vamsadhara
  2. Indravati 
  3. Pranahita 
  4. Pennar

Which of the above are tributaries of Godavari?

  1. 1, 2 and 3 
  2. 2, 3 and 4 
  3. 1, 2 and 4 
  4. 2 and 3 only