UPSC Geography Oceans and continents Question Bank Oceanography

  • question_answer What is the correct sequence of the following oceans in descending order of their areas?

    A)  Indian Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean

    B)  Arctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean

    C)  Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean and Indian Ocean

    D)  Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean and Arctic Ocean

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

     Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean in the world with a total area of 155,557,000 sq km. This is followed by Atlantic Ocean (76,762,000 sq.km.), Indian Ocean (68,556,000 sq.km.) and Arctic Ocean (14,056,000 sq.km).                                                         

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