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Which one of the following statements is not correct?

Mahanadi River rises in Chattisgarh
no
Godavari River rises in Maharashtra
no
Cauvery River rises in Andhra Pradesh
yes
Tapti River rises in Madhya Pradesh
no
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Consider the following statements:

1. Tides are of great help in navigation and fishing.
2. High tide enables big ships to enter or leave the harbour safely.
3. Tide prevents siltation in the harbours.
4. Kandla & Diamond Harbour are tidal Ports.

Which of these statements are correct?
1 and 4
no
2, 3 and 4
yes
1, 2 and 3
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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Lake Sambhar is nearest to which one of the following cities of Rajasthan?
Bharatpur
no
Jaipur
yes
Jodhpur
no
Udaipur
no
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The correct sequence of the eastward flowing rivers of the peninsular India from north to south is......
Subarnarekha, Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Pennar, Cauvery and Vaigai
yes
Subarnarekha, Mahanadi, Krishna, Godavari, Cauvery, Vaigai and Pennar
no
Mahanadi, Subarnarekha, Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery, Pennar and Vaigai
no
Mahanadi, Subarnarekha, Krishna, Godavari, Cauveri, Vaigai and Pennar
no
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The Palk Bay lies between......
Gulf of Kachchh and Gulf of Khambhat
no
Gulf of Mannar and Bay of Bengal
yes
Lakshadweep and Maldives Islands
no
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
no
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'Saddle peak' the highest peak of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is located in.......
Great Nicobar
no
Middle Andaman
no
Little Andaman
no
North Andaman
yes
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Which one of the following is not a lagoon?
Ashtamudi lake
no
Chilka lake
no
Periyar lake
yes
Pulicat lake
no
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Which of the following statements regarding laterite soils of India are correct?

1. They are generally red in colour.
2. They are rich in nitrogen and potash.
3. They are well-developed in Rajasthan and UP.
4. Tapioca and cashew nuts grow well on these soils.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

1, 2 and 3
no
2, 3 and 4
no
1 and 4
yes
2 and 3 only
no
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Consider the following specific stages of demographic transition associated with economic development: 
1. Low birth rate with low death rate 
2. High birthrate with high death rate 
3. High birthrate with low death rate 

Select the correct order of the above stages using the codes given below:
1 2 3
no
2 1 3
no
2 3 1
yes
3 2 1
no
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Consider the following statements: 
1. The duration of the monsoon decreases from southern India to northern India. 
2. The amount of annual rainfall in the northern plains of India decreases from east to west.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
1 Only
no
2 Only
no
Both 1 & 2
yes
Neither 1 nor 2
no
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