UPSC Geography Oceans and continents Question Bank Oceanography

  • question_answer Through which one of the following straits does a channel connect the United Kingdom and France?                                             

    A)  Davis Strait     

    B)  Strait of Dover         

    C)  Denmark Strait             

    D)  Strait of Gibraltar  

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

     Davis Strait lies between Baffin Island and Greenland in the North Atlantic Ocean. Strait of Denmark is far away from the U.K. and France. Strait of Gibraltar connects Spain in Europe to Morocco in Africa. Strait of Dover lies between U.K. in the west and France in the east providing a sea link between the two countries.


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