Q. 1. Which line divides India into equal parts ?
Ans. Tropic of Cancer (23½ºN) divides India in to almost two equal half.
Q. 2. Name the Southern point of the main Indian union.
Ans. India point, which got submerged under sea water during Tsuenami in 2004.
Q. 3. What is the total geographical area of india ?
Ans. The total geographical area of India is 3.28 million square kilometres.
Q. 4. What is the length of Indian coastline including Andaman Nicobar and Lakshadweep Island ?
Ans. It is about 7516 km.
Q. 5. Which water bodies surround the India on
Ans. (i) East— Bay of Bengal
(ii) West— Arbian Sea
(iii) South— Indian Ocean.
Q. 6. What is the strech of India from
Ans. (i) West to East— 2933 km
(ii) North to South— 3214 km.
Q. 7. Which is the largest country of the world ?
Ans. The largest country of world is Russia. It has 17.07 million sq. km area.
Q. 8. Name the 7th largest country of the world ?
Ans. The 7th largest country of the world is India.
Q. 9. What is the total land boundary of India ?
Ans. The total land boundary of India is about 15,200 km.
Q. 10. Which canal has reduced the distance between Europe and India ?
Ans. Suez Canal has reduced the distance between Europe and India.
Q. 11. When was Suez Canal opened ?
Ans. It was opened in 1869.
Q. 12. How much distance between India and Europe has been reduced by Suez Canal ?
Ans. It has reduced the distance about 7000 km.