Indian Drainage System One Liner Questions & Answers


Question Answer
1 Which rivers of India cuts across all the ranges of the Himalayas? The Indus, the Sutlej, and the Brahmaputra
2 ‘Doodh-Ganga’ river is located in – Jammu and Kashmir & Uttarakhand
3 Which drainage systems fall into the Bay of Bengal? Ganga, Brahmaputra, Godavari, Mahanadi, Krishna, and Cauvery
4 River Tel is a tributary of which of the following rivers? Mahanadi river
5 The Hagari River is a tributary of – Tungabhadra
6 Which is the actual source of the Son river? Son Bachharwar in Bilaspur district
7 Rivers that pass through Himachal Pradesh are? Beas, Chenab, Ravi, Satluj and Yamuna
8 Which of the following canals has been taken out from Damodar river? Edon Canal
9 Damodar is a tributary of the river – Hooghly
10 River Damodar emerges from – Chotanagpur
11 Which east-flowing rivers of India Has Rift Valley due to down warping? Damodar
12 Which river is famous for its fault valley drainage? Damodar
13 Raja Rappa is situated on the confluence of which rivers? Damodar – Bhera
14 An example of an inland drainage river is – Ghaggar
15 River Khari is part of the drainage system of – Bay of Bengal
16 Triveni Canal receives water from the river – Gandak
17 Which river in Bihar changed its course in the year 2008 and caused calamity? Kosi
18 The Hizla fair of Dumka in Santhal Pargana is celebrated on the bank of which of the following rivers? Mayurakshi
19 In the Uttar Pradesh and the Madhya Pradesh States, the joint “Rajghat River Valley Project” is located on – Betwa river
20 Which dam is built across the Betwa river? Rajghat Dam
21 On which of the following rivers of India is the world’s highest bridge being constructed? Chenab
22 The Mahatma Gandhi Setu is located in – Bihar
23 Which one of the following rivers does not originate in India? Sutlej
24 Kopili is a tributary river of – Brahmaputra
25 In which of the following rivers, the upper course contain freshwater but saline water fl owing at the lower part? Luni river
26 Which of the following rivers is an example of a superimposed river? Chambal
27 Sankosh River forms the boundary between – Assam and West Bengal
28 Which rivers of India crosses the tropic of cancer twice? Mahi river
29 Kishanganga is a tributary of – Jhelum
30 Eastern Dhauliganga (Poorvi Dhauliganga) is a tributary of – Kali river
31 The Mithi river of Mumbai originates from which of the following lakes? Vihar Lake