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Question 1. What is the total length of coastal line of India?
(A) 7500 km
(B) 6000 km
(C) 800 km
(D) 3500 km
Question 2. Coastal line of India is ___________.
(A) 7517 km long
(B) 5985 km long
(C) 6100 km long
(D) 6200 km long
Question 3. From which of the following coasts the mean sea level of India is measured?
Question 4. The limit of the territorial water of India extends upto ___________.
(A) 24 nautical miles from the coast
(B) 12 nautical miles from the coast
(C) 6 nautical miles from the coast
(D) 3 nautical miles from the coast
Question 5. Which of the following Indian states has the longest sea coast?
(A) Tamil Nadu
(D) Andhra Pradesh
Question 6. In India, how many States share the coastline?
Question 7. During ancient Indian historical geography, the term ‘Ratnakara’ denoted ___________.
(A) The Confluence of the Ganga, the Jamuna and the mythical Saraswati in Prayag
(B) The Indian Ocean
(C) The bay of Bengal
(D) The Arabian sea
Question 8. The name of the coast of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh is ___________.
(B) Northern Circar
Question 9. The sea coast of Tamil Nadu is known as ____________.
(A) Coromandel coast
(B) Malabar coast
(C) Konkan coast
(D) Circar coast
Question 10. Which one of the following coasts of India is located between Krishna delta and Cape Comorin?
(A) Konkan Coast
(B) Malabar Coast
(C) North Circar
(D) Coromandel Coast
Question 11. Which of the following is also known as ‘Cape Comorin’?
Question 12. Maximum Coastal erosion is caused by __________.
(A) Tsunami waves
Question 13. ‘You might see a few curious Danes around, but that is because ….. used to be Danish out post. This quaint town with its fort and a beautiful church, the New Jerusalem, empty streets and deserted beach front is a quaint gem’. The place referred to in this quotation lies on the ___________.
(A) Goa Coast
(B) Karnataka Coast
(C) Kerala Coast
(D) Tamil Nadu Coast
Question 14. Consider the following cities located on Western coast of India.
Which of the following option represents correct order of cities from North to South?
Question 15. Which of the following city is/are located on Western coast of India?
(A) 1, 2 and 4
(B) 3 and 4
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 2 and 3
Question 16. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists.
1. Tamil Nadu
2. West Bengal
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