Que 1. The latitude of the mainland of India extends between?
Ans – Between 8’4′ North and 37’6′ North
Que 2. Which organization prepares the topographic map of India?
Ans – Survey of India Department
Que 3. How far is Indian Standard Time ahead of Greenwich Standard Time?
Ans – 5 1/2 hours ahead
Que 4. Who will not get the direct rays of the sun?
Ans – Srinagar
Que 5. What is the name of the southern tip of India?
Ans – Inner point located in Nicobar Island.
Que 6. Which is the farthest place in the south of India?
Ans – Indira Point
Que 7. How much is the area of India approximately larger than that of Paxiton?
Ans – 4
Que 8. Which country does not have an international border with India?
Ans – Sri Lanka
Que 9. Which two countries lie between the Palk Strait?
Ans – India and Sri Lanka
Que 10. Which district of Himachal Pradesh shares a border with China?
Ans – Kinnaur
Que 11. With which group of states does Nagaland share its border?
Ans – Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Manipur
Que 12. With whom did India exchange its border maps?
Ans – Bangladesh
Que 13. India has nine coastal states, but more than half of the sea salt production comes from the Gujarat coast because low rainfall and relative humidity are ideal for salt production.
Ans – Evaporation of Sea Water
Que 14. Which state has land on the eastern and western coasts of India?
Ans – Puducherry
Que 15. Which state of India has the largest area?
Ans – Rajasthan
Que 16. What is the length of the coastline of India?
Ans – 7516.6 Kilometer
Que 17. How many islands are there in Lakshadweep?
Ans – 36
Que 18. Where is the sandal peak in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
Ans – North Andaman
Que 19. What are the coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu called?
Ans – Coromandel Coast
Que 20. How far is it from the Konkan coast?
Ans – Daman to Goa