SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    With Reference to the 'Indian River', consider the following statements:
    (i) Sharda rises in the Eastern Himalaya and join Ghaghara as its left-bank tributary
    (ii) Ghaghara is the left-bank tributary of Ganga
    (iii) Sharda is known as Kali in Himalayas
    Which of the given above statements is is/are correct?

    A)  i and ii only      

    B)  ii and iii only

    C)  iii only 

    D)  i, ii and iii

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

    [b] Sharda: It rises in the Eastern Himalayas and is known as Kali in Himalayas, the Sharda in Pilibhit and Kheri districts and Chauka before it joins the right bank of the Ghaghara near Bahramghat. The Sharda runs along the Indo-Nepal boundary and leaves Himalayas at Brahmdo. Ghaghara: Rises in Kamali, is of Trans Himalayan origin and crosses the western part of the Nepal Himalayas and joins Ganga near Chapra (Bihar) as its left bank tributary. The Rapt joins Ghaghara's left bank at Braha.

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