Which desert stretches over the districts of Mianwali, Bhakkar, Khushab and D.G khan?

A. Thar Desert
B. Thal Desert
C. Cholistan Desert
D. Kharan Desert

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Thal Desert

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The Thal Desert stretches over the districts of Mianwali, Bhakkar, Khushab, and D.G Khan, Layyah, Muzaffargarh as well as Jhang, from the left bank of the river Jhelum. The Thal desert is situated in Punjab, Pakistan with a total length from north to south 190 miles, and a maximum breadth of 70 miles (110 km) and minimum breadth 20 miles. 

The Upper Indus Plain consists of areas between Attock to:

A. Hyderabad
B. Sukkur
C. Multan
D. Mithankot

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Mithankot

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The Upper Indus Plain consists of areas between Attock to Mithankot. The upper Indus plain has a height from 180m to 300m. Five big rivers of Punjab drain this plain and cover it with alluvial soils but some dry hills known as “Kirana hills” appear near Sargodha, Chiniot, and Sangla. 

Which river lies to the South of Safed Koh Range?

A. Kabul River
B. Swat River
C. Kurram River
D. Gomal River

Answer

Correct Answer: C. Kurram River 

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Kurram River originates from the watershed of Koh e safed in Kurram District, flows through North Waziristan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, and joins River Indus near Isa Khel. Safed Koh is a mountain range in eastern Afghanistan, which expands into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Which peak is located in Karakoram Range?

A. Nanga Parbat
B. Rakaposhi
C. Takht-e-Sulaiman
D. K-2

Answer

Correct Answer: D. K-2

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The Karakoram is a mountain range spanning the borders of China, India, and Pakistan. Karakoram’s highest 15 mountains are all based in Pakistan. The Karakoram has eighteen summits over 7,500 m (24,600 ft) height, with four of them exceeding 8,000 m (26,000 ft): K2, the second-highest peak in the world at 8,611 m (28,251 ft).

Which mountain range has a length of 2700 km?

A. Himalayas
B. Karakorum
C. Hindu Kush
D. Pir Panjal

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Himalayas 

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The Himalayas, or Himalaya, is a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau. The Himalayan mountain range runs west-northwest to east-southeast in an arc 2,400 km (1,500 mi) long. The range varies in width from 350 km (220 mi) in the west (Pakistan) to 150 km (93 mi) in the east (Arunachal Pradesh).