CHAPTER-9, INDIA SIZE AND LOCATION

1. India’s latitudinal extent is:

 
 
 
 

2. Which parallel of latitude divides India into almost two equal parts?

 
 
 
 

3. What helped India to establish close contacts with West Asia, Africa and Europe from the west coast and with southeast and east Asia from the east coast?

 
 
 
 

4. At which parallel of latutude does India begain to taper towards south?

 
 
 
 

5. Which one of the following shares an international boundary?

 
 
 
 

6. If you want to visit Lakshadweep during your winter holidays, which water body would you have to cross?

 
 
 
 

7. How did spices, mislin and other merchandise were taken from India to diifferent countries in ancient times?

 
 
 
 

8. Which one of the following states does not share its boundary with Pakistan?

 
 
 
 

9. How much of the total geographical area of world does India account for?

 
 
 
 

10. Which latitude has been taken as the Standard Merisian of India?

 
 
 
 

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