MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2


10 Questions MCQ Test Geography for UPSC (Civil Services) Prelims | MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2


Description
This mock test of MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2 for UPSC helps you for every UPSC entrance exam. This contains 10 Multiple Choice Questions for UPSC MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2 (mcq) to study with solutions a complete question bank. The solved questions answers in this MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2 quiz give you a good mix of easy questions and tough questions. UPSC students definitely take this MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2 exercise for a better result in the exam. You can find other MCQ: Life Lines Of National Economy - 2 extra questions, long questions & short questions for UPSC on EduRev as well by searching above.
QUESTION: 1

Six Lane Highways are called

Solution:

Golden quadrilateral superhighways are 6 lane roads constructed to connect main Port cities of india. they are constructed to save time and reduce the distance between the main Port cities. they connect the cities like Calcutta, delhi, mumbai,and chennai.

QUESTION: 2

Golden quadrilateral super highways are maintained by

Solution:

 The Golden Quadrilateral project is managed by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) under the Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways.

QUESTION: 3

Villages are connected to a major town through this scheme of roads

Solution:

The Centre is making efforts to connect all villages through a road network by next year as part of the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, Union minister Ram Kripal Yadav said on Monday.

QUESTION: 4

Border Roads are constructed by

Solution:

The BRO operates and maintains over 32,885 kilometers of roads and about 12,200 meters of permanent bridges in the country.

QUESTION: 5

Provides door-to-door connectivity

Solution:
QUESTION: 6

Bulk carrier across nations

Solution:
QUESTION: 7

Bulk carrier within India

Solution:
QUESTION: 8

Principal mode of transportation for freight and passengers in India

Solution:
QUESTION: 9

Width of two tracks of Broad Gauge is

Solution:

Broad gauge is also called wide gauge or large line. The distance between the two tracks in these railway gauges is 1676 mm (5 ft 6 in). It would not be wrong to say that any gauge, wider than standard gauge or 1,435 mm (4 ft 8½ inches), is called broad gauge.

QUESTION: 10

Natural harbour in India

Solution:

Mumbai is a natural harbour on the west coast and is also the biggest port of India. The port is situated closer to the general routes from the countries of middle east, Mediterranean countries. North Africa, South Africa, North America and Europe where the major share of country’s overseas trade is carried out. The port is 20km long and 6-10km wide with 54berths and has the country’s largest oil terminal.