Mountain Peaks – Physical Divisions of India – Old Year Questions

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1. Where is ‘Mount Everest’ located?

(a) Pakistan
(b) India
(c) Tibet
(d) Nepal

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1995]

 

2. Which of the following is the highest mountain on Earth?

(a) Mount Everest
(b) Kanchenjunga
(c) Lhotse
(d) Makalu

[Chhattisgarh P.C.S. (Pre) 2011]

 

3. The first Indian woman to have climbed Mt. Everest is :

(a) Bachendri Pal
(b) Dicky Dolma
(c) Santosh Yadav
(d) P.T. Usha

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1996]

 

4. The first woman to climb Mount Everest was

(a) Junko Tabei
(b) Karoline Mikkelson
(c) Valentina Tereshkova
(d) None of the above

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2015]

 

5. The woman mountaineer who climbed Mt. Everest twice is :

(a) Bachendri Pal
(b) Chandra Prabha Aitwal
(c) Jaya Kshetri
(d) Santosh Yadav

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2002]

 

6. Who was the second Indian woman to climb Mount Everest–

(a) Bachendri Pal
(b) Madhu Yadav
(c) Santosh Yadav
(d) Suneeta Godra

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1992]

 

7. Highest mountain peak in India is–

(a) K2 Godwin Austin
(b) Kanchenjungha
(c) Nanda Devi
(d) Mount Everest

[42nd B.P.S.C. (Pre) 1997]

 

8. Which of the following is the highest mountain peak in India?

(a) Everest
(b) Siachen
(c) K2
(d) Kargil

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2009]

 

9. Highest mountain peak in India –

(a) Kanchenjunga
(b) Makalu
(c) Karakoram
(d) Mt. Everest

[R.A.S./R.T.S. (Pre) 1995]

 

10. Himalayan peak Kanchenjunga is situated at

(a) Kashmir
(b) Nepal
(c) Sikkim
(d) Himachal Pradesh

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2014]

 

11. Choose the correct order from the following –

(a) Godwin Austin, Kanchenjunga, Mount Everest
(b) Nanda Devi, Godwin Austin, Kanchenjunga.
(c) Mount Everest, Godwin Austin, Kanchenjunga.
(d) Godwin Austin, Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga.

M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1991

 

12. Nanda Devi Peak forms a part of the:

(a) Assam Himalayas
(b) Garhwal Himalayas
(c) Nepal Himalayas
(d) Punjab Himalayas

[I.A.S. (Pre) 2003]

 

13. Nanda Devi is situated in –

(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Uttarakhand
(c) Nepal
(d) Sikkim

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2013]

 

14. Nanda Devi Peak is located in :

(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Uttarakhand
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Sikkim

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2013]

 

15. In which state is the Guru Shikhar Peak located?

(a) Rajasthan
(b) Gujarat
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Maharashtra

[I.A.S. (Pre) 2007]

 

16. Which one of the following is the highest Aravalli peak?

(a) Sajjangarh
(b) Lilagarh
(c) Kumbhalgarh
(d) Taragarh

[R.A.S./R.T.S. (Pre) 2012]

 

17. Which one of the following gives the correct sequence of Himalayan peaks in the direction east to west?

(a) Dhaulagiri, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Mount Everest
(b) Namcha Barwa, Kanchenjunga, Nanda Devi, Mount Everest
(c) Makalu, Dhaulagiri, Kumaun, Namcha Barwa
(d) Namcha Barwa, Kanchenjunga, Mount Everest, Nanda Devi

[U.P.P.C.S. (Spl) (Mains) 2008]

 

18. Which one of the following mountain peaks is not located in India?

(a) Gosainthan
(b) Kamet
(c) Nanda Devi
(d) Trishul

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2005]

 

19. Which one of the following peaks is not located in India?

(a) Gurla Mandhata
(b) Namcha Barwa
(c) Kamet
(d) Nanga Parbat

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2019]

 

20. Which one of the following is not correctly matched –

(a) Mount Abu – Aravalli Hills
(b) Kodaikanal – Anamalai Hills
(c) Ootacamund – Nilgiri Hills
(d) Shimla – Pir Panjal Range

[U.P.U.D.A./L.D.A. (Pre) 2013]

 

21. In which Pat ‘Gaurlata’ peak is situated?

(a) Samri Pat
(b) Main Pat
(c) Jashpur Pat
(d) Jarang Pat

[Chhattisgarh P.C.S. (Pre) 2019]

 

22. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists.
List – I – List – II
(State of India) (Highest Peak)
A. Tamil Nadu – 1. Dhupgarh Peak
B. Rajasthan – 2. Saramati Peak
C. Nagaland – 3. Guru Shikhar peak
D. Madhya Pradesh – 4. Dodda Betta peak
Codes :
A B C D

(a) 3 2 1 4
(b) 1 4 3 2
(c) 4 2 3 1
(d) 4 3 2 1

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2021]