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Online Geography Quiz Set No - 42

Geography questions have been taken from previous years question papers of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, Bank, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

411) Which one of the following statements is correct?
A) India ranks 9th in the world's shipping tonnage
B) Mumbai port handles half of the country's foreign trade
C) Kandla and Kolkata are tidal ports
D) India has 14 major ports and 129 minor ports

412) Consider the following seaports: (1) Chennai, (2) Machilipattinam, (3) Nagapattinam, (4) Tuticorin. The correct sequence of these ports as one moves from north to south is :
A) 1, 2, 3, 4
B) 2, 1, 3, 4
C) 1, 3, 2, 4
D) 2, 1, 4, 3

413) Which one of the following pairs of sea ports and states is not correctly matched?
A) Kandla : Gujarat
B) Paradeep : Odisha
C) Quilon : Kerala
D) Kakinada : Maharashtra

414) Which of the following is the deepest landlocked protected port?
A) Kandla
B) Vishakhapatnam
C) Haldia
D) Tuticorin

415) Which of the following port caters to the export of Kudremukh iron ore?
A) Cochin
B) New Mangalore
C) Mumbai
D) Vishakhapatnam

416) Which one of the following gives the correct sequence of ports down the western coast of India?
A) Kandla, Mumbai, Kochi, Mangalore
B) Porbandar, Marmagao, Mangalore, Kochi
C) Veraval, Okha, Marmagao, Mangalore
D) Mangalore, Marmagao, Kochi, Negercoil

417) Which of the following ports are on the west coast? (1) Marmugao, (2) Cochin, (3) New Mangalore, (4) Paradeep.
A) 1, 2 and 3
B) 1 and 3
C) 2, 3 and 4
D) 2 and 3

418) Consider the following: (1) Chilika Lake, (2) Pulicat Lake, (3) Vembanad Lake. Which of these is/are lagoon(s)?
A) 1 and 2
B) 2 only
C) 1 and 3
D) 1, 2 and 3

419) Consider the following ports: (1) Karaikal, (2) Machilipatnam, (3) Paradeep, (4) Visakhapatnam. What is the correct sequence of the above ports from north to south?
A) 1-2-4-3
B) 1-4-2-3
C) 3-2-4-1
D) 3-4-2-1

420) Which of the following pairs are correctly matched? (1) Kapildhara Falls : Godavari, (2) Jog Falls : Sharavati, (3) Sivasamudram Falls : Cauvery.
A) 1 and 2 only
B) 2 and 3 only
C) 1 and 3 only
D) 1, 2 and 3