Rivers & Lakes

Rivers, Lakes, Dams and Bridges

These Question and answers are including Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. You need a lot of experience in taking an online exam.

1.

The longest river of India is

Ans:-Ganga


2.

The biggest river of India is

Ans:-Brahmaputra


3.

The biggest tributary of Ganga

Ans:-Yamuna


4.

The river which is known as Southern Ganga

Ans:-Kauvery


5.

Which river is known as Old Ganga

Ans:-Godavari


6.

The biggest river of the southern India

Ans:-Godavari


7.

The biggest westward flowing river

Ans:-Narmada


8.

The river flowing through the desert in India

Ans:-Looni


9.

The fastest flowing river in India

Ans:-Teesta


10.

The river that is known as the sorrow of Bengal

Ans:-Damodar


11.

The river that is known as the sorrow of Bihar

Ans:-Kosi


12.

The river that is known as the sorrow of Orissa

Ans:-Mahanadi


13.

Which river is known as red river

Ans:-Brahmaputra


14.

The origin of river Ganga

Ans:-Gaymukh Cave (at Gangothri Glazier)


15.

Gaymukh Cave is situated at

Ans:-Uttarakhand


16.

The Ganga ends in

Ans:-Bay of Bengal


17.

The longest river that is fully flowing through India is

Ans:-Ganga


18.

Above ----------% of the world population live in the banks of Ganga

Ans:-8


19.

Ganga flows through

Ans:-Utharakhand, Uttarpradesh , Bihar and West Bengal


20.

Till the river reaches Devaprayag, Ganga is known as

Ans:-Mandakini and Jahnvi


21.

At the Devaprayag, --------- and -------- rivers joins and the river becomes Ganga

Ans:-Alakananda and Bhageerathi


22.

Devaprayag is situated in

Ans:-Utharakhand


23.

The biggest tributary of Ganga is

Ans:-Yamuna


24.

Yamuna joins with Ganga at

Ans:-Alahabad


25.

It is believed that three rivers meet at Alahabad. Which are the three

Ans:-Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswathy


26.

Yamuna originates from--------

Ans:-Yamunothri (Utharakhand)


27.

Yamuna flows through

Ans:-Delhi, Madhura and Agra


28.

Chambal is the tributary of

Ans:-Yamuna


29.

Tones is the tributary of

Ans:-Yamuna


30.

Ganga divides into other rivers at

Ans:-Pharakka (West Bengal)


31.

The divided river from Ganga that flows to Bangladesh is called

Ans:-Padma


32.

The divided river from Ganga that flows to West Bengal is called

Ans:-Bhageerathi


33.

Jalangi is the tributary of

Ans:-Padma


34.

Bhageerathi joins with Jalangi at --------- and becomes the River Hoogly

Ans:-Hoogly District (West Bengal)


35.

Kolkkatha is in the banks of

Ans:-Hoogly


36.

Raveendra Sethu is constructed across the river ---------

Ans:-Hoogly


37.

Vidya Sagar Sethu is constructed across the river

Ans:-Hoogly


38.

Vivekananda Sethu is constructed across the river

Ans:-Hoogly


39.

The Raveendra Sethu is also known as

Ans:-Houra Bridge


40.

River Ganga covers the largest area in

Ans:-Utharpradesh


41.

Farakka Dam is in the river

Ans:-Ganga


42.

Mahathma Gandhi Sethu is constructed across the river

Ans:-Ganga


43.

Mahathma Gandhi Sethu is constructed at

Ans:-Patna (Bihar)


44.

The longest river bridge in India is

Ans:-Mahathma Gandhi Sethu


45.

The length of Mahathma Gandhi is

Ans:-5450 m


46.

Mahathma Gandhi Sethu was inaugurated in

Ans:-1982 May


47.

Son and Gomathi are the tributaries of

Ans:-Ganga


48.

Ramganga and Kosi are the tributeries of

Ans:-Ganga


49.

The length of Farakka Dam is

Ans:-2240 m


50.

Rupnarayan is the tribitary of

Ans:-River Ganga