Drainage -Olympiad Level MCQ, Class 9 SST


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QUESTION: 1

Which of the following describes drainage patterns resembling branches of a tree?

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Solution:
Dendritic
Dendritic describes the drainage patterns resembling the branches of a tree
1) Dendritic are protoplasmic extensions of a nerve cell
2) it helps Trees in its branches 
3) it provides water and Nutrients to the branches.

QUESTION: 2

What is an upland that separates two drainage basins known as?                                                    

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QUESTION: 3

Which of these is a freshwater lake of India?                                                                                        

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QUESTION: 4

Which is the largest freshwater lake in India?                                                                                      

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Solution: The Wular lake in Jammu and Kashmir, with a maximum area of 260 sq km, is the largest natural fresh water lake in India.Fresh water lakes are formed when glaciers dig out a basin, which is later filled with snowmelt . Most of the fresh water are in the Himalayan region. The Wular lake in Jammu and Kashmir is the result of tectonic activity. Wular lake is the largest fresh water lake in India. The Dal lake, Nainital, Bhimtal, Loktak and Barapani are some other important fresh water lake.
QUESTION: 5

Which one of the following lakes differs from the rest in the group?

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QUESTION: 6

Which is the river island of Brahmaputra?

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The island is formed by the Brahmaputra river in the south and the Kherkutia Xuti which is a stream of the Brahmaputra. It is joined by the Subansiri River in the north.

QUESTION: 7

Which is the longest river of Peninsular Plateau?

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Solution:
Godavari, also known as ‘Dakshin Ganga’ – the South Ganges, is the longest river of peninsular India. It originates from Triambakeshwar, Nasik (Maharashtra) and covers a total of 1465 kilometers during its journey through states of Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, before discharging into Bay of Bengal. Major tributaries to river Godavari are – Banganga, Indravati, Purna, Pravara etc. Major cities located at the banks of river Godavari are – Nashik, Nanded, Rajahmundry.

Krishna – is the second longest river of peninsular India. 
QUESTION: 8

Which one of the following rivers has the largest drainage pattern in India?

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QUESTION: 9

Which one of the following drainage patterns does the Ganga river form?

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Solution:
Ganga forms Dendritic pattern - It resembles the shape of a tree and is the most common pattern on the earth’s surface. It develops in regions where the river channel follows the slope of the terrain.

QUESTION: 10

Alaknanda and Bhagirathi converge to be called as Ganga at :                                                           

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QUESTION: 11

The Brahmaputra (Tsangpo) river rises in :                                                                                          

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QUESTION: 12

Which one of the following is a southern tributary of the Ganga?                                                      

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QUESTION: 13

Meanders are formed in which one of the following courses of a river?

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In the middle and the lower course ,these river are formed meanders,oxbow lakes and many other depositional features in their floodplains. they also have well-developed delta. this answer is correct bro

QUESTION: 14

Which of the following is not a tributary of Godavari?                                                                         

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QUESTION: 15

Which one of the following is not a tributary of the River Ganga?                                                      

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QUESTION: 16

The river Indus originates in :                                                                                                                 

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QUESTION: 17

Sivasamudram, the second biggest waterfall of India is made by which river :

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QUESTION: 18

Which one of the following rivers flows towards the west in a rift valley?

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QUESTION: 19

Which river in the following does not make a Delta?

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Solution: The west flowing rivers do not make delta, but estuaries. Many west flowing rivers like Narmada, Tapti, Periar etc passes through rift vallies. This river contains very few amounts of Slits and due to its fast speed it cannot make delta.
QUESTION: 20

What is an area drained by a single river system called?

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QUESTION: 21

Which river of peninsular India is the longest?

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QUESTION: 22

What is the name of the Brahamputra river in Bangladesh?

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Solution: The Brahmaputra goes by a number of names during its journey to the sea. It begins as the Yarlung Tsangpo in southwestern Tibet and becomes the Dihang in China, then the Brahmaputra in India and finally the Jamuna in Bangladesh.
QUESTION: 23

Which one of the following drainage patterns develops on a strongly jointed rocky terrain ?    

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QUESTION: 24

Which among the following tributaries of Ganga came from the peninsular uplands ?

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QUESTION: 25

Which one of the following statements about the river Narmada is not true ?

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QUESTION: 26

Which of the following cities is located at the confluence of Ganga and Yamuna ?

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QUESTION: 27

The River Mahanadi rises from which one of the following states ?

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QUESTION: 28

Which of the two states does river Kaveri pass through ?                                                                 

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Solution: Talakaveri is situated in the Kodagu District in Karnataka and the river usually runs in a southeastern itinerary across the states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. The river flows over the southern Deccan terrains across the plains in the southeast and pours into the Bay of Bengal through two major outlets.
QUESTION: 29

Which kind of a drainage pattern is formed when tributaries join rivers at almost right angles ?           

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Solution:
Trellis drainage pattern is formed when the primary tributaries of main rivers flow parallel to each other and secondary tributaries join them at right angles. For example, rivers in the upper part of the Himalayan region.

A drainage pattern which looks like tree branches with lots of twigs is known as Dendritic drainage pattern. For example, the rivers of northern plain.
QUESTION: 30

In which of the following states is Sambhar Lake situated ?

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