UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020: Important Questions for Preparation of Geography

Important questions from the Geography section for the preparation of UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020. These questions are compiled from previous years’ papers and are important for the upcoming UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020. UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020 exam date is approaching and aspirants must be preparing for the exam in full swing. Check 35 Questions on … Read more

UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020: Important Map-Based Geography Questions Asked in Previous Years

UPSC (IAS) Prelims Exam 2020 is to be held on October 4. Check important map-based Geography questions with solutions that will be helpful in the UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2020 exam GS Paper – 1 preparation. Geography covers a substantial portion of the UPSC (IAS) Prelims exam syllabus. The syllabus for the Geography section is vast … Read more

IMPORTANT GEOGRAPHY TOPICS FOR UPSC IAS PRELIMS 2020 FREE PDF

UPSC Civil Services Examination – 2020 Geography Important Topics General Studies Paper (Prelims and Mains) In General studies paper of UPSC Civil services Examination, Geography is one of the most important sections of the Prelims as well as mains exam. One can easily expect 25 – 30 questions from Geography syllabus in UPSC Prelims General … Read more

Physical Geography Study Material for UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2020

For the UPSC IAS aspirants, the common problem is to find best study materials available in the market which must follow a specific pattern. Here, we have followed such pattern of the UPSC IAS syllabus while developing questions for IAS Prelims Exam. Physical Geography either in UPSC IAS Prelim Exam or in IAS Mains Exam … Read more

Great Andamanese Tribe

Part of: GS-Prelims and GS-I – Tribes In News: Recently, the Great Andamanese tribe were in news when some of its members tested positive for COVID-19. They are one of the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal group (PVTG) of the region. This is one of the first cases of COVID-19 infection among the endangered PVTGs of the … Read more

Indian Geography Topic Wise Quiz in Hindi-1000+ MCQs

“Indian Geography” plays an important role for Exams like IAS, State PSC, SSC and other similar competitive exams. myupsc.com presents a complete set of Indian Geography Questions Answers in the form of Practice Sets that consists of 1000+ MCQs. Indian Geography MCQs Hindi UPSC IAS Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2020: Indian History Expected MCQs/Question Bank … Read more

UPSC Prelims 2020: Basic Geography Concepts

MYUPSC.COM is dedicated to preparation of UPSC Civil Services and State PSC Prelims and Mains Examination 2020. we are providing here the best quality study material and Test Series for UPSC IAS Prelims and Mains Exam 2020. you can get India yearbook 2020 and State wise Current Affairs and General Knowledge Yearbook 2020. The site … Read more

Geography Books for UPSC & State PSC Exams Free PDF

JOIN OUR TELEGRAM CHANNEL FOR REGULAR UPDATES Nitin Sangwan Complete Notes PDF Vajiram and Ravi GS Handwritten Notes 2019 PDF  PMF IAS Geography Notes 2019 PDF Vajiram and Ravi Geography Handwritten Notes La Excellence Ready Reckoner Indian Geography PDF Indian Geography Subjective Download PDF Indian Geography Objective For all competitive Exams Orient BlackSwan School Atlas … Read more

Physical, Economic and Human Geography of India

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India has a varied landscape. From the snow-clad Himalayas to rich, vibrant coastlines, we probably have all the physio graphic features of an environment. However, before we get into that, let us first understand India’s location on the world map. India is a part of the Asian continent and lies on the Indian Plate. India … Read more

KALESHWARAM PROJECT

Recently, Telangana government inaugurated world’s largest multi-stage lift irrigation scheme namely Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project Phase I. About                The Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project (KLIP) is a multi-purpose irrigation project on the Godavari River in Kaleshwaram, Telangana. The cost of this project is around Rs. 80,500 cr. This project is an off-shoot of the original Pranahitha-Chevella Lift Irrigation Scheme taken up … Read more

CHILIKA LAKE

Chilika faces oil spillage threat from stuck ship. The Indian Coast Guard has issued a warning about possible oil spillage into the ecologically sensitive Chilika lake — the largest brackish water lagoon in the country — from a Malaysian cargo vessel which is stuck in the Bay of Bengal near the lake. The barge contains … Read more

GULF OF GUINEA

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Recently, nine Chinese and eight Ukrainian seamen have been abducted after two merchant vessels came under attack in Cameroonian waters. The attacks took place off the Port of Douala. Gulf of Guinea The Gulf of Guinea is the north-easternmost part of the tropical Atlantic Ocean. The intersection of the Equator and Prime Meridian (zero degrees latitude and longitude) … Read more

KAZIRANGA NATIONAL PARK

Must Read Books for Competitive Exams Four people lost their lives and two one-horned rhinos drowned in Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Tuesday as Assam continued to reel under floods and rain-induced landslides. Kaziranga National park’s 430 square kilometer area sprinkled with elephant-grass meadows, swampy lagoons, and dense forests is home to more than 2200 … Read more

Cherrapunji

Must Read Books for Competitive Exams Cherrapunji with the native name Sohra being more commonly used, and can also be spelled Cherrapunjee or Cherrapunji) is a subdivisional town in the East Khasi Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya. It is the traditional capital of ka hima Nongkhlaw (Khasi tribal kingdom) Cherrapunji has often … Read more

Butcher Island (Jawahar Dweep)

Butcher Island (Jawahar Dweep) is an island off the coast of Mumbai, India. It has an oil terminal used by the port authorities to offload it from oil tankers. The crude oil is stored in oil containers on the island. From there they are piped to Wadala, in Mumbai where they are refined. This keeps … Read more

Bomdila

Bomdila is the headquarters of West Kameng district in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India. Bomdila is one of the 60 constituencies of the state of Arunachal Pradesh. Bomdila is located at 27.25°N 92.4°E. It has an average elevation of 2415 metres (7923 feet). Climate: In Bomdila, the wet season is cool and mostly … Read more

BANDIPUR NATIONAL PARK

Bandipur National Park is regarded as one of the most beautiful and the better-managed national parks of India. Located amidst the picturesque surroundings of the towering Western Ghat Mountains on the Mysore-Ooty highway in Karnataka, Bandipur National Park covers an area of about 874.2 sq km. Together with Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary in Tamil Nadu, Wayanad … Read more

The Abor Hills

The Abor Hills is a region of Arunachal Pradesh in the far northeast of India, near the border with China. The hills are bordered by the Mishmi Hills and Miri Hills, and drained by the Dibang River, a tributary of the Brahmaputra. During the British Raj, the hills had a reputation as a troublesome area, … Read more

Ten Degree Channel

The Ten Degree Channel is a channel that separates the Little Andaman and Car Nicobar in the Bay of Bengal. The two sets of islands together form the Indian Union Territory (UT) of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This channel is 150 km wide. It is said that when Western Trade wind was used by Arabians … Read more

India and Tropic of Cancer

Join our Telegram Channel for Regular Updates India & World Geography Complete Study Notes with Practice MCQ Indian Geography Question Bank Based on 6-12th NCERT -Click Here Key Points: Tropic of Cancer is an imaginary line, at an angle of 23.50 degrees north from the Equator that passes through the middle of India. If you run this … Read more