Kerala Rivers

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

PSC Question and Answer about Kerala Rivers 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:- How many rivers in kerala ?



44


Question2:- The number of rivers which follow to west ?



41


Question3:- The number of rivers which follow to east ?



3


Question4:-East flowing rivers are ?



Kabani, Bhavani,Pambar


Question5:- Kabani river flow to which state ?



Karnataka


Question6:- Bhavani river flow to which state ?



Tamil Nadu


Question7:- Pambar river flow to which state ?



Tamil Nadu


Question8:- Which river is known as 'Kapila' ?



Kabani


Question9:- Kabani river is located in which district ?



Wayanad, Kerala


Question10:- Kabani river to join the ________ river at Tirumakudalu Narasipura, Mysore in Karnataka. ?



Kaveri


Question11:- Which national park Situated on the banks of the Kabini River ?



Nagarahole National Park


Question12:-The kabani river originates in the _________ hills at Kuttiady-Mananthavady



Pakramthalam


Question13:- Which river joins Kabini at near Payyampally?



Panamaram


Question14:- One branch of the Panamaram river starts from the Banasura Sagar reservoir and the other branch of the river start from __________ hills



Lakkidi


Question15:- Kabini forms an island called ________ Island ?



Kuruva


Question16:- The Kabini dam is situated in which district ?



Mysore


Question17:- Bhavani reivers originate from _________



Nilgiri hills


Question18:- Bhavani river flow into the ___________ national park ?



Silent Valley National Park


Question19:- _______ dam is located on the Bhavani river in Erode district, Tamil Nadu ?



Bhavanisagar


Question20:- ____________ river flow into the Eravikulam National Park and the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary



Pambar river


Question21:- Thoovanam waterfalls lie in ___________ river



Pambar river


Question22:- The longest river in kerala ?



Periyar


Question23:- The shortest river in kerala ?



Manjeswaram river (16km)


Question24:- The longest east flowing river in Kerala



kabani


Question25:-The shortest east flowing river in kerala ?



pambar


Question26:- The northern most river of kerala ?



Manjeswaram river


Question27:- The southern most river of kerala ?



Neyyar


Question28:- Which river is known as "Lifeline of Kerala" ?



Periyar


Question29:-Major tributaries are ?



Muthirapuzha River , Mullayar River , Cheruthoni River, Perinjankutti River, Edamala River


Question30:-Bhoothathankettu and Mulla periyar dam is situated in which river ?



Periyar


Question31:- Bhoothathankettu is situated at ?



Kothamangalam, Ernakulam.


Question32:- The river which is known as aluva puzha ?



Periyar river


Question33:- The river in Kerala which occupy maximum volume of water ?



Periyar river


Question34:-Name the river of Kerala on which maximum number of dams are constructed ?



Periyar river


Question35:- The dam located at the meeting place of Periyar and Mullayar ?



Mullaperiyar Dam


Question36:-Name the districts through which the river Periyar flows ?



Idukki, Ernakulam


Question37:- The major hydroelectric power projects in Periyar?



Pallivasal,Chenkulam,Panniyar,Neriamangalam


Question38:- The periyar river source __________?



Sivagiri Hills


Question39:- The periyar river mouth is __________ ?



Arabian Sea


Question40:- The river which was mentioned as Poorna by Sankaracharya ?



Periyar


Question41:- The Christian pilgrim centre situated on the banks of Periyar?



Malayattoor


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



Periyar River


Question43:- Length of the periyar river ?



244 km (152 mi)


Question44:- Which famous festival is celebrated on the banks of the Periyar River ?



Aluva Sivarathri festival


Question45:- The second longest river in Kerala ?



Bharathapuzha


Question46:- The length oth the Bharathapuzha river ?



209 km


Question47:- The districts through which Bharathapuzha flows?



Palakkad,Malappuram and Thrissur


Question48:- Kannadipuzha and Kalpathippuza merge and flow as ___________ ?



Bharathappuzha


Question49:- Tributaries of Bharathappuzha ?



Thuthapuzha, Gayathripuzha, Kalpathipuzha, Kannadipuzha, Tirur River


Question50:-Malmpuzha dam is located in which river ?



Bharathappuzha


Question51:- The fishing port locates at the mouth of Bharathapuzha ?



Ponnani port


Question52:- The third longest river in Kerala ?



Pamba


Question53:- The lenght of the Pamba River ?



176 km


Question54:- River known as Lifeline of Travancore ?



Pamba


Question55:- River Pamba lies in which are the disticts ?



Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha


Question56:- The major tributaries of Pamba?



Achankovil river, Kakki and Kallar


Question57:- The fourth longest river in Kerala?



Chaliyar


Question58:- Name the river bank on which gold deposits are found ?



Chaliyar


Question59:- The fifth longest river in Kerala ?



Chalakudy River


Question60:- The least poluted river in kerala ?



Kunthipuzha


Question61:- The most poluted river in kerala ?



Periyar


Question62:- The Chaliyar river is known as ?



Chulika River or Beypore River


Question63:- Tributaries of chaliyar river ?



Iruvazhinjipuzha, Cherupuzha, Engappuzha, Cherupuzha Nilambur


Question64:- Nilambur forest area located in ___________ river ?



Chaliyar


Question65:- Chaliyar flows in _________ districts



Malappuram, Kozhikode


Question66:- Meenumutty water falls located in which district ?



Trivandrum


Question67:- The fifth longest river in Kerala ?



Chalakudy river


Question68:- Athirapally water falls located in which distirct?



Trissur


Question69:- Vazhachal water falls located in which district ?



Trissur


Question70:- The river known as payaswini?



Chandragiri puzha


Question71:- The river is known as Moorad Puzha?



Kuttiady puzha


Question72:- Which is the richest river in fish diversity in India ?



Chalakudy


Question73:- Athirapally and Vazhachal water falls located in which river ?



Chalakkudy


Question74:- The highest water falls in kerala ?



Athirapally


Question75:- The river which flow through the Marayoor forest and Chinnar wildlife sanctuary ?



Pambar


Question76:- The river which flow through silent valley ?



Kunthipuzha


Question77:- The river flow through Attapadi?



Siruvani


Question78:- Which sea as the mouth of the Periyar river, Chaliyar river and Bharathappuzha



Arabian sea


Question79:- Which sea as the mouth of the Pamba river ?



Vembanattu Lake


Question80:- Chalakkudy River's Mouth ?



Periyar


Question81:- Kallada river is located in which district ?



Kollam (dist), Kerala


Question82:- Punalur Paper Mills near the bank of which river ?



Punalur Paper Mills


Question83:- Chandragiri river is known as ?



Payaswini (Paachini)


Question84:- Longest lake in India, and the largest lake in the state of Kerala.



Vembanadu Lake, Kerala


Question85:-The Nehru Trophy Boat Race is conducted in a portion of the lake.



Vembanadu Lake, Kerala


Question86:-The water flow more than 15 km is called------- in Kerala



River


Question87:-Which river is referred as 'Choorni' in ancient documents



Periyar


Question88:- The first tributary of to join Periyar



Mullayar


Question89:-The river which flows around the Kasargod Town in 'U' shape



Chandragirippuzha


Question90:-Which River is called "English Channel" of Kerala



Myyazhippuzha


Question91:- Mayyazhippuzha divides the land of Kerala under Portugeese Rule from -----



The land ruled by British


Question92:-The land which is known as 'the donation of Pamba'



Kuttananad


Question93:- The river which starts from Karnataka and flows to Kerala



Valapattanam Puzha


Question94:-Thirunavaya, the venue of Mamankam festival was on the banks of which river



Bharathapuzha


Question95:-Which river in Kerala is refered as "Churni " in Kautilya's Arthashastra ?



Periyar


Question96:-Which river is also known as "Dakshina Bhageerathi" and "River Baris"?



Pamba


Question97:- Which river is also known as Chulika River or Beypore River ?



Chaliyar


Question98:-Which river flows through through the Silent Valley National Park in Palakkad?



Kunthipuzha


Question99:-Which district in Kerala has maximum number of rivers flowing?



Kasargod


Question100:-Kadalundi train disaster, one of the biggest accidents on the Indian railway network in 2001 was in which district in Kerala?



Kozhikode