Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Who among the following was the first person to determine the Circumference of the Earth?

Plato

Aristotle

Eratosthenes

Ptolemy III Euergetes

QUESTION 2

Which of the following states is the only diamond producing state in India?

Gujarat

Rajasthan

Madhya Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh

QUESTION 3

The Bayyaram mines area, which was recently in news, is located in __?

Andhra Pradesh

Karnataka

Tamil Nadu

Madhya Pradesh

QUESTION 4

River Luni (Lavanavari river) originates from which among the following ranges?

Himalaya Ranges

Aravalli Ranges

Vindhya Ranges

Saputara Ranges

QUESTION 5

Which one of the following islands is called as ‘rust belt’ of Japan ?

Northern Honshu

Shikoku Islands

Kyushu Islands

Southern Honshu

QUESTION 6

People of which among the following countries are also known as Magyars?

Hungary

Malaysia

Hong Kong

Spain

QUESTION 7

Which among the following a line or surface drawn on a map or chart indicates connected points of equal salinity in the ocean?

Isohel

Isohaline

Isogyre

Isodiaphere

QUESTION 8

Which among the following mineral is a carbonate of calcium and magnesium?

Huntite

Barytocite

Dolomite

Ankerite

QUESTION 9

Which among the following can best define the Neolithic Revolution ?

Green Revolution

Technology Revolution

Milk Revolution

Agricultural Revolution

QUESTION 10

What among the following is a partially enclosed body of water along the coast where freshwater from rivers and streams meets and mixes with salt water from the ocean ?

Estuary

Ria

Tidal bore

Lagoon