Geography One-Liners for various competitive examinations

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 Maximum questions come from Geography portion in different competitive exams.

Here are some important Geography one-liners for students competing for various exams

Watch some of the important Geography Bits below.

  


1-The youngest fold mountains in the World are the Himalayas.

 

Himalayas
Himalayas

 

 

 

 

 


2-The greater Himalayas are called the Himadri. The lesser Himalayas are called the Himachal.


3-The most important Himachal range is the Pir Panjal Range. It is in Kashmir.


4-The outer Himalayas are called the Siwaliks.


5-The great peaks in the Himalayas are Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Cho Oyu, Nanga Parbat, Annapurna, Nanda Devi, Namcha Burwa.


6-The hill stations of the Himalaya ranges are Simla, Mussoorie, Nainital, Chakrata.


7-In Jammu, the Siwaliks are called Jammu hills and in Arunachal, they are called Mishmi hills.


8-The highest mountain peak in the World is Mount Everest. Its height is 8848 mts.

Mount Everest
Mount Everest

 

 

 

 

 

 


9-The Himalayas extend from Jammu, Kashmir to Arunachal Pradesh.


10- Pass– A pass is a gap in mountain ranges providing a natural route across.


11-The longest glacier in the Himalayas is Siachen Glacier.

 

Siachen Glacier
Siachen Glacier

 

 

 

 

 

 


12-The World’s second highest peak is the K2 in the great Karakoram range. The highest table land is Pamir Plateau.

 

Pamir Plateau
Pamir Plateau

 

 

 

 

 

 


13-The two beautiful valleys located in the Himalayas are Kashmir valley and the Kulu valley.

 

Kashmir valley
Kashmir valley

 

 

 

 

 

 


14-Bhabar– Rivers flowing from the Himalayas deposit gravel along the foot of the Siwaliks. This pebble-studded zone porous bed is known as Bhabar.


15-Terai– The small Himalayan rivers flow underground through Bhangar zone creating a wild marshy tract. This tract is called Terai.

 

Terai
Terai

 

 

 

 

 

 


16-Khadar– The new alluvium deposit belt is called Khadar.


17-Bhangar– In the south of our country, the plains are composed of alluvium deposits. The older alluvium of the floodplain is called Bhangar.


18-The peninsula Plateau is situated to the south of the Great Plains.


19-The Western Ghats and the Eastern Ghats are two ghats on the South.


20-The river Narmada separates the Malwa Plateau and the Deccan Plateau.     


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