Class IX, NCERT Geography - Contemporary India I
Lesson 3, DRAINAGE
Extra Study Material (sample questions)
Question.1: Which is the largest tributary of the Ganga?
Question.2: Which is the main watershed in Peninsular India?
Question.3: Define: (a) Oxbow lake, (b) Drainage, (c) Distributary, (d) Meandering and Meanders, (e) Delta, (f) Estuary, (g) Lake, (h) River.
Question.4: Which river streams constitute the Northern Plains?
Question.5: What is the name of the important river found in the Indian desert?
Question.6: With which river Nagarjuna Sagar river valley project is associated?
Question.7: Which river originates from a place known as Beas Kund?
Question.8: Which river is known as the “sorrow” of west Bengal?
Question.9: Name the river(s) on which the Indira Gandhi canal has been built.
Question.10: Which river flows through Ladakh, Gilgit and Pakistan?
Question.11: Name the river whose source lies near Rohtang Pass.
Question.12: Name the states through which river Mahanadi flows.
Question.13: Name the longest westward flowing river of Peninsular India.
Question.14: What do you mean by ‘inland drainage’?
Click to view answers (Source: India Study Solutions)