The Valley – Old Year Questions

1. ‘Death Valley’ situated in South California in the U.S.A. is an example of which of the following?

(a) Anticlinal Valley
(b) Indian Valley
(c) Pristiclinal Valley
(d) Rift Valley

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2012]


2. The Death Valley is known as ‘Devil’s Golf Course’ is located in–

(a) U.S.A
(b) Chile
(c) Siberia
(d) Afghanistan

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2014]


3. The Death Valley is Known for its –

(a) Excessive Heat (Hotness)
(b) Excessive Coldness
(c) Abnormal Depth
(d) excessive Salinity

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


4. The Death Valley of the U.S.A. lies in the State of –

(a) Alaska
(b) California
(c) Maine
(d) Atlanta

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


5. Panjshir Valley is located in –

(a) Egypt
(b) Iran
(c) Afghanistan
(d) Turkey

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Pre) 2002]


6. ‘Silicon Valley’ in the United States of America is located in –

(a) Colorado
(b) California
(c) New Jersey
(d) Florida

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Pre) 2002]


7. Taylor Valley is located in –

(a) Australia
(b) Antarctica
(c) Canada
(d) United States of America

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1998]


8. The Great Artesian Basin (GAB) is located in –

(a) U.S.A
(b) Australia
(c) Russia
(d) Brazil

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Spl.) (Pre) 2003, U.P. Lower Sub. (Spl.) (Pre) 2002]


9. Great Basin is located in –

(a) U.S.A
(b) China
(c) Australia
(d) South Africa

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Pre) 2004]


10. Valley of the King is located in –

(a) Egypt
(b) Nigeria
(c) Greece
(d) Turkey

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Pre) 1998]


11. Blind Valley is found in –

(a) Karst Region
(b) Dry region
(c) Icy Region
(d) Tundra Region

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