Lakes and Waterfalls in India

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about Lakes and Waterfalls in India including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:- which is the largest laggon in the India?



Chilka


Question2:- Which is the second largest laggon in the world ?



Chilka


Question3:- Which lake in India recently been named "Destination Flyways" by the world Tourism Organization ?



Chilka


Question4:- Which lake is the world's largest freshwater lake in terms of volume. ?



Lake Baikal


Question5:- Which lake is the largest fresh water lake in India ?



Wular Lake


Question6:- Wular Lake is located in which state ?



Jammu and kashmir


Question7:- The second largest fresh water lake in asia ?



Kolleru lake (Andhra Pradesh)


Question8:- The Kolleru lake located between the ________ and _________ river ?



Krishna and Godavari rivers


Question9:- The fresh water lake situated in Manipur ?



Loktak Lake


Question10:- ___________ is the only floating national park in the world?



Keibul Lamjao National Park


Question11:- Keibul Lamjao National Park is located in which state ?



Manipur


Question12:- Keibul Lamjao National Park is located in which lake ?



Loktak Lake


Question13:- The lake which called the Floating Islands ?



Loktak Lake


Question14:- The largest Ox-bow lake in India ?



Kanwar Lake (Bihar)


Question15:- The highest Waterfall in India ?



Jog waterfall (Gersoppa falls,253m)


Question16:- The city known as "land of waterfalls" ?



Ranchi


Question17:- Jog waterfall located in the river ?



Sharavati river


Question18:- Dudhsagar Waterfall located in ?



Mandovi River


Question19:- The lake created due to meteorite fall ?



Lonar Lake (Maharashtra)


Question20:- Pushkar lake located in which state ?



Rajasthan


Question21:- Dal lake famous for houseboats situated in ?



Jammu Kashmir


Question22:- ________ is India's second-largest artificial lake ?



Debar lake


Question23:- Debar lake is also known as ________ ?



Jaisamand Lake


Question24:- The artificial lake situated at Himachal Pradesh ?



Gobind Sagar


Question25:- The lake created due to meteorite fall ?



Lonar Lake (Maharashtra)


Question26:- Which lakie is India's largest inland salt lake ?



Sambhar Lake, Rajasthan


Question27:- Which island is separates the Pulicat lake from the Bay of Bengal . ?



Sriharikota, Island


Question28:- Which lake is the Second largest brackish – water lake or lagoon in India. ?



Pulicat Lake, Andhra Pradesh


Question29:-Which lake is known as "Upper Lake" ?



Bhojtar Lake, Madhya Pradesh


Question30:- Which lake is a sacred lake of the Hindus ?



Pushkar Lake , Rajasthan


Question31:- Which lake is the Largest Freshwater lake in India. ?



Wular Lake , Jammu Kashmir


Question32:- Which lake is situated in the Indian hill station of Mount Abu in Aravalli range. ?



Nakki Lake


Question33:- Mahatma Gandhi's ashes were immersed in which Holy Lake on 12 February 1948 and Gandhi Ghat was constructed.?



Nakki Lake , Rajasthan


Question34:-The Second largest brackish water lake or lagoon in India ?



Pulicat Lake, Andhra Pradesh


Question35:- Which is the largest coastal lagoon in India and the second largest lagoon in the world?



Chilka Lake, Odisha


Question36:- Which river is known as "Srinagar's Jewel". ?



Dal Lake, Jammu and Kashmir


Question37:- Which lake is known as "Jewel in the crown of Kashmir "?



Dal Lake, Jammu and Kashmir


Question38:- Asia's largest Tulip garden and Mughal garden are on the bank of which river ?



Dal Lake, Jammu and Kashmir


Question39:- Which lake Connects the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad.?



Hussain Sagar Lake , Telengan


Question40:- Which lake have heart shape ?



Hussain Sagar Lake , Telengana


Question41:- World's Largest Heart Shaped Mark on face of the earth?



Hussain Sagar Lake , Telengana


Question42:- Kalady, the birthplace of Sri Sankaracharya situated on the banks of river ?



Periyar River


Question43:- Kidney shaped or crescent shaped lake ?



Nainital Lake - Uttarakhand


Question44:- Tsomgo Lake, also known as ?



Changu Lake, Sikkim (The lake surface reflects different colours with change of seasons)


Question45:- Which lake is the venue for the Guru Purnima festival which is also the Raksha Bandhan festival ?



Changu Lake, Sikkim


Question46:- Which lake is known as the "lake district of India" ?



Bhimtal Lake, Uttarakhand


Question47:- Which is the largest artificial lake in Asia?



Upper lake, Madhya Pradesh


Question48:- Which is the largest fresh water lake in Asia & India ?



Wular Lake, Kashmir


Question49:- Which is the largest saline water lake in India?



Chika lake, Orissa


Question50:- Which is the longest lake in India?



Vembanad, Kerala


Question51:- Which is the highest lake in India ?



Cholamu Lake, Sikkim


Question52:- Which lake is known as Dhakuria Lake ?



Rabindra Sarobar, West Bengal