Geography One-Liners for various competitive examinations
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Here are some important Geography one-liners for students competing for various exams
Watch some of the important points of Geography below.
1-The Closest capital to tropic cancer is Ranchi
2-Andaman and Nicobar State is known by the name of Black Water
3- The tropical cyclone Willy occurs in Coast of North West Australia
4-Ring of fire refers to Circum Pacific Seismic belt.
5-Mainland India has a coastline of 6,100 km.
7- In the N.E. part of the country, the Andamans are believed to be extensions of mountains system.
8- Ten Degree Channel line separates Andamans from Nicobars.
9- The rivers in India can be divided into two main groups Himalayan Rivers & Peninsular Rivers.
10-The total length of Ganga system is 2525 Km. 1450 km is in Uttarakhand and UP, 445 km is in Bihar and 520 km is in West Bengal.
11-The total length of Indus system is 2880 km (709 km is in India)
12- The Brahmaputra in Bangladesh is known by name Jamuna.
13-The Earth is the densest of all planets. It is also called Blue Planet.
14- The Circumference of Earth is 40,232 Kilometers.
15-The shape of the earth is oblate spheroid or oblate ellipsoid. It is almost spherical, flattened a little at the poles with a slight bulge at the center.
16- June 21 is the longest day in North Hemisphere.
17- 22 Dec is the shortest day in North Hemisphere.
18-The point on the earth’s surface vertically above the earth surface is known as Epicentre.
19-22 Dec is the longest day in South Hemisphere.
20-June 2 is the shortest day in South Hemisphere.
21-The equator represents in 0° latitude
22-Astronomical Unit (A.U) is the mean distance between the earth and the sun. One light year is equal to 60,000 A.U.
23-Biggest Planet- Jupiter
24- Nearest Planet to Earth- Venus
25-Hottest Planet- Venus
26-Brightest Planet- Venus
27-Nearest Planet to Sun- Mercury
28- Smallest Planet- Mercury
29-Coldest Planet- Neptune
30-Brightest star after Sun- Sirius
31-Farthest Planet from Sun- Neptune
32-Heaviest Planet- Jupiter
33- Planet with maximum satellites- Jupiter
34- Red Planet- Mars
35-Greatest Diurnal Temperature- Mercury
36-Earth’s Twin- Venus
37-Blue Planet- Earth
38-Planet with a big red spot: Jupiter
39-Smallest Satellite: Deimos
40- Biggest Satellite: Ganymede
41-Lord of the Heavens: Jupiter
42-Green Planet: Neptune
43-Morning/Evening Star: Venus
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