Match the following
Guru Shikhar, a peak in the Arbuda Mountains of Rajasthan, is the highest point of the Aravali Range. It rises to an elevation of 1,722 metres.
Doddabetta is the highest mountain in the Nilgiri Hills at 2,637 metres. There is a reserved forest area around the peak. It is 9 km from Ooty, on the Ooty-Kotagiri Road in the Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu, India.
Anamudi or AnaiMudi is a mountain located in the Indian state of Kerala. It is the highest peak in the Western Ghats and South India, at an elevation of 2,695 metres, and a topographic prominence of 2,479 metres.
Mount Dhupgarh or Dhoopgarh is the highest point in the Satpura Range and Madhya Pradesh, India. Located in Pachmarhi, it has an elevation of 1,350 metres.
Doddabetta Peak is located in the
Nilgiri Hills are a range of mountains with at least 24 peaks above 2,000 metres (6,600 ft), in the Westernmost part of Tamil Nadu state at the junction of Karnataka and Kerala states in Southern India. They are part of the larger Western Ghats mountain chain making up the southwestern edge of the Deccan Plateau.
The Raman Peak is situated in
Raman Peak is the name given to a submarine mountain peak situated in the Arabian Sea.
The highest peak of south India is
Anamudi is the highest peak in South India. It is situated at an elevation of 2695 metres and located in Kerala.
Which one of the following peaks is the highest?
Godwin Austen (K2) is the highest peak in the given options. It is the world’s second tallest peak It is located in the Karakoram Range of the Himalaya in Northern Kashmir. Its height is 8611m.
Considering the locations of mountains in India, which one among the following is in the right sequence from south to north?
Arrange the following mountain ranges from north to south order
and select the correct answer from the codes:
Ladakh -> Zaskar ->Pirpanjal ->Dhauladhar
Which one of the following statements is not correct regarding the Himalayas?
The Himalayas consist of parallel mountain ranges: the Shivalik Hills on the south; the Lower Himalayan Range; the Great Himalayas, which is the highest and central range; and the Tibetan Himalayas on the north. The Karakoram is generally considered separate from the Himalayas.
Which one of the following mountain ranges is spread over only one state in India?
Which one of the following is the oldest mountain range in India?
The Aravalli Range is the oldest fold of mountains in India.
Which one of the following statements is correct?
The Himalayas have risen from the Tethys Sea when the Sea got compressed.
What is the name given to the foothills zone of Himalayas?
The Mt. Everest is situated in the region of
The Mt. Everest is situated in the region of Nepal Himalayas
Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the
codes given below:
Shipki La is a mountain pass and border post on the India- China border. It is located in Kinnaur district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India. Niti pass is in Uttarakhand, Nathula pass is in Sikkim and Bomdi La is in Arunachal Pradesh.
What are Kingri-Bingri, Neeti-Mana?
Which of the following passes is in Arunachal Pradesh?
Among the following which mountain range is the oldest in India?
Which of the following landforms occupy the North-Western parts of Bihar State?
Which of the following statements about Nathu La Pass are correct?
1. It links Sikkim with Tibet
2. It was the main artery of the ancient Silk Route
3. It was reopened in the year 2006
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
Nathu La is a mountain pass in the Himalayas. It connects the Indian state of Sikkim with China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. The pass, at 4,310 m (14,140 ft) above mean sea level, forms a part of an offshoot of the ancient Silk Road.
Nathumeans“listening ears” and La means“pass” in Tibetan. On the Indian side, the pass is 54 km (34 mi) east of Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim. Only citizens of India can visit the pass, and then only after obtaining a permit in Gangtok.
Match the following
Zoji La is a high mountain pass in Jammu and Kashmir, India, located on the Indian National Highway 1D between Srinagar and Leh in the western section of the Himalayan mountain range.
Bara-lacha la also known as Bara-lacha Pass, or BārāLācha La, is a high mountain pass in Zanskar range, connecting Lahaul district in Himachal Pradesh to Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, situated along the Leh – Manali Highway.
Jelep La or Jelep Pass, elevation 4,267 m or 13,999 ft, is a high mountain pass between East Sikkim District, Sikkim, India and
Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is on a route that connects Lhasa to India. The pass is 46 metres in length. Niti is a small village in Niti valley of Joshimath. Niti is the last village and outpost in the Indo – Tibetan border in Chamoli district.
PirPanjal Range in the Himalayas is a part of :
The Palghat Gap serves inland communications from
Consider the following statements—
1. Zojila Pass in PirPanjal range connects Jammu and Srinagar
2. Banihal Pass connects Srinagar to Drass and Kargil.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
1. Zoji La is a high mountain pass in Jammu and Kashmir, located on the Indian National Highway 10 Between Srinagar and Leh.
2. Banihal Pass is a mountain pass across the PirPanjal Range.
This mountain range connects the Kashmir Valley in the
Indian State Jammu and Kashmir to the outer Himalaya andplains to the South.
What is the other name of the highest range in the Western Ghats?
The hill range that separates the State of Manipur from the State of Nagaland is known As