Q.1. Fill in the blanks.
(i) The southernmost Himalayas are known as _________________.
(ii) Sahyadris is also known as __________________.
(iii) The Palk Strait lies between the countries ______________________.
(iv) The Indian islands in the Arabian Sea are known as __________________.
(v) The largest state in India in terms of area is _______________.
Q.2. Which two major rivers fall into the Arabian Sea?
Q.3. In how many parallel ranges The Himalayan Mountains are divided?
Q.4. Where is Lakshadweep Island located?
Q.5. Where are the world’s highest peaks located?
Q.6. What is a mouth of the river?
Q.7. Which rivers drain into the Bay of Bengal?
Q.8. What is approximate time difference between sunrise in Arunachal Pradesh and Gujarat?
Q.9. How many time zones are there in Canada?
Q.10. Which is the smallest state in terms of area?
Q.11. What is the other name of Middle Himalaya?
Q.12. Which is the second most populous country of the world after China?
Q.13.Where is the Great Indian Desert located?
Q.14. What was the basis of formation of states?
Q.15. Name two important ranges of Peninsular plateau?
Q.16. What are Polyps?
Q.17. How does the local time change?
Q.18. What are alluvial deposits?
Q19. In which hemisphere India is located?
Q20. How many time zones are there in USA?
Q.21. State True (T) or false (F).
(i) Aravali hill is one of the oldest ranges of the world. ________
(ii) India has an area of about 1.28 million sq. km. _______
(iii) The Greater Himalayas are also known as Himadri. ________
(iv) The Tropic of Cancer (23°30'N) passes almost halfway through the country. ________
(v) India is located in the southern hemisphere. ________