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16 .The greatest diversity of animal and plant species occurs in :
temperate deciduous forests
tropical moist forests
heavily polluted rivers
deserts and Savannas

17 .Arakan Yoma is the extension of the Himalayas located in :
Kashmir
Nepal
Baluchistan
Myanmar

18 .Which of the following is the longest river in India ?
Ganga
Brahmaputra
Godavari

19 .Match the following:Tiger Reserves StatesA. Bandipur 1. MaharashtraB. Balpakram 2. Tamil NaduC. Melghat 3. MeghalayaD. Simplipal 4. Orissa5. KarnatakaCodes:A B C D
3 2 1 4
5 3 1 4
5 1 4 3
2 3 4 5

20 .The planet having eight moons is :
Venus
Mars
Uranus
Neptune

21 .Which one of the following states receives the highest rainfall during winter months ?
Punjab
Kerala
Meghalaya

22 .The study of heavenly bodies is known as:
Astrology
Astronautics
Astronomy
Astrophysics

23 .In which of the following cities of India, the diurnal range of temperature is maximum ?
New Delhi
Mumbai
Chennai
Kolkata

24 .Mahadev Hills are located in :
Bihar
Maharashtra

25 .The Eastern Coast of India is known as :
Eastern Plateau
Bengal Coast
Coromandal Coast
Cyclonic Coast

26 .Match the following:

3 1 4 2
2 4 1 3
1 3 2 4
4 2 3 1

27 .Which of the following is not a tributary of the Ganga ?
Yamuna
Son
Gomti
Sutlej

28 .The shape of our milky way galaxy is :
circular
elliptical
spiral
none of the above

29 .Which one of the following is not a form of precipitation ?
Fog
Hall
Snowfall
Rainfall