Geography General Knowledge Indian Rivers Objective Questions

Dear Readers, We are presenting Geography General Knowledge Indian Rivers Objective Questions for upcoming SSC/Rail/State Level Exams. We will more questions in forthcoming posts.

Geography -Study mate-Objective Questions on Indian River

 

1

Damodar river rises in which place?

Chota Nagpur plateau

2

The river Godavari rises in which region?

Satpura range (Trayambak)

3

River Indus originates from which place?

Kailash range

4

Narmada river originates from Amarkantak in which place?

MP

5

Which three rivers of the peninsular India have the Amarkantak region as their source?

Son, Mahanadi, Narmada

6

The river Cauvery originates from which state?

Karnataka

7

The river Brahmaputra turns into India around which mountains?

Namcha Barwa

8

The source of river Chambal is in which district?

Indore

9

The river Yamuna rises from which part?

Jamunotri glaciers

10

Which is the origin of the Krishna river?

Western Ghat

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11

Penganga, Wardha, and Wainganga are the tributaries of which river?

Godavari

12

Lohit, Dibang, Subansiri, Tista, Manas are the tributaries of Which river?

Brahmaputra

13

Gomti, Kosi, Yamuna, Son are the tributaries of Which river?

Ganges

14

Chenab, Sutlej, Snyok, Jhelum, Ravi, Beas, are the  tributaries of Which river?

Indus

15

Chambal , Ken are the tributaries of Which river

Yamuna

16

Tungabhadra is the tributaries of Which river ?

Krishna

17

Amravati, Bhavani, Hemavati are the tributaries of Which river?

Cauvery

18

Wainganga, Indravati are the tributaries of Which river?

Godavari

19

Which tributaries of the Ganga system flows northwards?

Sone

20

What is the largest tributary of the river Ganga?

Yamuna

 

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21

Which is the largest river of south India?

Godavari

22

Which is the longest river in India?

Ganga

23

The largest river delta of India is  of

Ganga

24

Which river of India does make a delta?

Ganges, Godavari,Mahanadi

**does not make delta –Tapti

Which two rivers form world’s largest delta?

Ganges & Brahmaputra

25

Which type of river is formed by the Brahmaputra river ?

Arcuate

26

The chilka lake region lies in between the deltas of which river?

Mahanadi and Godavari

 

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27

The Dul hasti power station is based on which rivers?

Chenab

28

The Nagarjunasagar dam is constructed on the river?

Krishna

29

On which rivers is located Indo-Pak Bagalihar project ?

Chenab

30

The river on which the reservoir for Indira Gandhi Canal has been built is?

Sutlej

31

The world’s highest rail bride being constructed in the state of J & K on which river?

Chenab

32

Krishan Raja Sagara Dam   being constructed on which rivers?

Cauvery

33

The almati dam    being constructed on which rivers?

Krishna

34

The dam constructed across the river Sutlej is

Bhakra –Nangal

 

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35

Name the rivers which forms an estuary?

Narmada

36

Which rivers flow through a rift valley?

Narmada ,Tapti

37

Which east flowing rivers of India has rift valley due to down warping?

Damodar

38

The longest river of peninsular India is

Godavari

39

The second largest river basin in India is of the river …

Godavari

40

Which rivers is known as “Vridhay Ganga”

Godavari

41

Which is the second largest river among the peninsular river in India ?

Krishna

42

The river also Known as Tsangpo in Tibet is

Brahmaputra

43

The Tibetan river ‘Tsangpo’ enters India through the state of ….

Arunachal Pradesh

44

By which name does the Brahmaputra enters into India?

Tsangpo

45

Which river is located of the Indian desert ?

Luni

46

Which river in India has been declared as the National River?

Ganga

47

By what name is the Ganga known in Bangladesh

Padma

 

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48

Which rivers met Ganga in Bihar?

Ghaghra, gandak, Son,Punpun

49

Which rivers joins Ganga at Allahabad?

Yamuna

 

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50

Which rivers flows through Maharashtra and Gujarat ?

Tapti

51

Which rivers flows through Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh ?

Godavari

52

Through which states does the river Chambal flows ?

UP,MP,Rajasthan

53

River that pass through Himachal Pradesh are …

Beas, Chenab,Ravi,Satluj ,Yamuna

54

Which are the west-flowing rivers of southern Indian which flow into Arabian sea ?

Narmada and Tapti

55

Name the north flowing river

Chambal

56

Name the West flowing rivers

Narmada ,Tapti

 

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57

The river Cauvery flows from …

Karnataka to Tamil Nadu

58

Which rivers flows between the Vindhya and Satpura ranges

Narmada

59

Which is an east flowing river of Indian Peninsula ?

Mahanadi

60

The main river flowing in the state of J & K is

Jhelum

61

Which rivers flows between the Vindhyas and satpura ranges

Narmada

62

Except Narmada and Tapti , all the rivers in peninsular plateau are flowing towards

East

63

Which rivers flows through Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapur ,Tanjavur is

Cauveri

 

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64

Which is the leading sediment transporting river in India ?

Ganges

65

The river basin which is called “Ruhr of India” is

Damodar

66

Which river is known as Sorrow of Bengal?

Damodar

67

Which river is known as India’s River of Sorrow ?

Koshi

68

Which river is known as Dkshina Ganga ?

Godavari

69

Which river is known as ‘the twin of the Narmada”

Tapti

 

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70

Lucknow city is situated on which river ?

Gomti

71

Ayodhya is situated on the bank of which river ?

Saryu

72

Badrinath is situated on  the bank of which river ?

Alakanda

73

Guwahati ,Dibrugarh are situated on the bank of which river ?

Brahmaputra

74

Rajahmindry,Nasik are situated on the bank of which river ?

Godavari

75

Tiruchirapalli is situated on the bank of which river ?

Kaveri

76

Hosangabad,Jabalur  is situated on the bank of which river ?

Narmada

77

Which cities is located on the bank of river Ganga ?

Fatehpur, Kanpur,Bhagalpur,Uttarkashi,Haridwar

78

Which cities is located on the bank of river Tapti ?

Surat

79

Which cities is located on the bank of river Jhelum ?

Srinagar

80

Which cities is located on the bank of river Yamuna ?

Delhi

81

On which river Ajmer is stated ?

Luni

82

Aizawal is situated on which river Bank ?

Tiwang river

83

Which cities is located on the bank of river Hooghly ?

Kolkata

84

Which cities is located on the bank of river Mahanadi ?

Cuttak

85

Which cities is located on the bank of river Krishna ?

Vijaywada

86

Which cities is located on the bank of river Sutlez ?

Firozpur

 

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87

On which river is the  shivasamudram falls located ?

Cauvery

88

On which river is the Jog falls fall located ?

Sharavati

89

On which river is the Duandhar falls located ?

Narmada

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90

Which rivers joins Ganga at Allahabad ?

Yamuna

91

Which groups of rivers fall in the Bay of Bengal ?

Ganga ,Bhrahmaputra, Hooghly

92

Indus falls into the sea near which city ?

Karachi

93

At which place Alakanda and Bhagirathi meets and take the name Ganga ?

Devprayag

94

The river Damodar end in which place ?

River Hooghly

95

Which rivers drains into Rann of kutch ?

Luni

96

The rivers Mahanadi,Godavari, Krishna ,Cauvery  and Brahmaputra drain into

Bay of Bengal

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97

What is the name of river island of Brahmaputra ?

Majuli

98

Rajasthan canal is fed by which river ?

Sutlej

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99

Large number of jute mills are found on the bank of which river

Hooghly

 

100

Which river is known as River of Lahore ?

Ravi

 

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4 Comments on "Geography General Knowledge Indian Rivers Objective Questions"

  1. In 16 th question answer is krishna not kaveri

  2. ANJANI KUMAR RAWAT | July 10, 2018 at 12:10 pm | Reply

    EASY TO LEARN COMPILATION. THANK YOU FOR ARRANGING THINGS IN THE WAY SO THAT THEY CAN BE LEARNED EASILY.

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