Transportation and Ports Questions and Answers

Transportation and Ports Questions and Answers Papers pdf will be available here for download. Therefore, all the contenders can make use of this chance and start to download the Transportation and Ports Solved Question Papers. Because by solving the Transportation and Ports Objective Model Papers you can improve your knowledge.

Transportation and Ports Questions and Answers

Also, check for download the Transportation and Ports MCQ Papers with Solutions from the link provided below. The Transportation and Ports Quiz helps you to prepare well for the exam topic wise and obtain very good marks.

Therefore, go through this post thoroughly and download the Transportation and Ports Last Year Question Papers. All these questions on Transportation and Ports are collected from previous year papers and compiled by us.

Questions and Answers on Transportation and Ports

1. Tar roads get easily damaged during
(A) Summer
(B) Winter
(C) rainy season
(D) peak traffic hours

2. Which one of the following ports is located on eastern coast of India?
(A) Kandla
(B) Kochi
(C) Mormugao
(D) Paradeep

3. Which of the following places are connected to the highest road of the world ?
(A) Gangtok and Kathmandu
(B) Leh and Srinagar
(C) Manali and Leh
(D) Srinagar and Siachen

4. In which State have Indian Railways introduced “Palace on Wheels” to promote tourism?
(A) Kerala
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Punjab

5. Which of the following is an inland river port?
(A) Kolkata
(B) Mumbai
(C) Chennai
(D) Tuticorin

6. The road that negotiates four high passes of the world in the Himalayas is
(A) Darjeeling to Nepal
(B) Shimla to Dalhousie
(C) Manali to Leh
(D) Shimla to Kulu

7. Roads that link the important cities of various states are referred to as :
(A) State Roads
(B) National Highways
(C) State Highways
(D) Superways

8. The ports located along the eastern coast of India are :
(A) Kandla and Haldia
(B) Haldia arid Cochin
(C) Paradeep and Kandla
(D) Paradeep and Haldia

9. Which city has the Headquarters of two railway zones in India?
(A) Hubli
(B) New Delhi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Jabalpur

10. Which is the artificial port of India?
(A) Kandla
(B) Mangalore
(C) Chennai or Madras
(D) Haldia

11. How many major sea ports are there in India ?
(A) 6
(B) 9
(C) 10
(D) 12

12. Which of the following Train runs between New Delhi and Wagah ?
(A) Shatabdi Express
(B) Thar Express
(C) Maitree Express
(D) Samjhauta Express

13. The busiest rail section in respect to goods transportation is
(A) Delhi – Kolkata section
(B) Kolkata – Chennai section
(C) Delhi – Mumbai section
(D) Mumbai – Chennai section

14. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is situated in :
(A) Jammu and Kashmir
(B) New Delhi
(C) Mangalore
(D) Hyderabad

15. Which two of the following are connected by the North South corridor ?
(A) Srinagar and Kanyakumari
(B) Mumbai and Chennai
(C) Amritsar and Kolkata
(D) Hyderabad and Bhopal

16. Which national highway connects Delhi and Kolkata via Mathura and Varanasi ?
(A) NH4
(B) NH2
(C) NH10
(D) NH6

17. Which National Highway is called Shershah Suri Marg ?
(A) National Highway No. 3
(B) National Highway No. 8
(C) National Highway No. 7
(D) National Highway No. 1

18. Kolkata and Delhi are connected by
(A) N.H. No. 1
(B) N.H. No. 2
(C) N.H. No. 9
(D) N.H. No. 6

19. In the last fifty years the length of Indian rails has increased approximately by
(A) 16.6%
(B) 24.8%
(C) 30.2%
(D) 35.0%

20. Which of the following towns is not on the “Golden Quadrilateral” being created for the roads infrastructure of the country?
(A) Chennai
(B) Hyderabad
(C) Visakhapatnam
(D) Bhubaneswar

State and Union Territories Forest and National Park
Political Geography Climate of India
Transportation and Ports Drainage, Irrigation and Rivers
Industries and Trade Geomorphology
Mineral Resources

21. Which among the following means of transport in India carries maximum number of passengers during a year ?
(A) International water transport
(B) Indian Railways
(C) Ashok Leyland buses
(D) Telco buses

22. The proposed sea-route “Sethu Samudram” is a canal through which of the sea-lanes ?
(A) Gulf of Mannar
(B) Malacca Strait
(C) Gulf of Kutch
(D) Andaman and Nicobar Islands

23. Approximately what is the length of the rail-route open to traffic in India?
(A) 25,000 kms
(B) 48,000 kms
(C) 63,000 kms
(D) 78,000 kms

24. Which of these harbours is not a natural harbour ?
(A) Chennai
(B) Mumbai
(C) Cochin
(D) Paradip

25. Which of the following ports has the largest hinterland ?
(A) Kandla
(B) Kochi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Visakhapatnam

26. Which one of the following pairs of places does the National highway number 2 join ?
(A) Delhi – Amritsar
(B) Delhi – Mumbai
(C) Delhi – Kolkata
(D) Delhi – Ahmedabad

27. What is the approximate length of Konkan Railway ?
(A) 580 kms
(B) 760 kms
(C) 940 kms
(D) 1050 kms

28. The position of Indian Railways network in the world is
(A) Second
(B) Third
(C) Fourth
(D) fifth

29. The Konkan Railway connects :
(A) Goa – Mangalore
(B) Roha – Mangalore
(C) Kanyakumari – Mangalore
(D) Kanyakumari – Mumbai

30. Which one of the following is a major port on the East Coast of India ?
(A) Kandla
(B) Vishakhapatnam
(C) Karikal
(D) Pondicherry (Puducherry)

31. Which is the city linked by the highest number of Railway Zones?
(A) Delhi
(B) Mumbai
(C) Calcutta
(D) Chennai

32. In which of the following States is Dampa Tiger Reserve situated?
(A) Assam
(B) Karnataka
(C) Mizoram
(D) Orissa

33. The State which produces largest number of orchids in India is
(A) Assam
(B) Arunachal Pradesh
(C) Meghalaya
(D) Sikkim

34. Which of the following is the busiest International sea port in India?
(A) Mumbai
(B) Kolkata
(C) Kochi
(D) Tuticorin

35. The Jawaharlal Nehru Port is located at
(A) Paradip
(B) Cochin
(C) Mumbai
(D) Kolkata

36. Which of the following cities in India have the Headquarters of more than one Railway Zones ?
(A) Mumbai
(B) Neither Kolkata nor Mumbai
(C) Kolkata
(D) Both Kolkata and Mumbai

37. The ship building yard-Mazgaon Dock is located at
(A) Vishakhapatnam
(B) Kochi
(C) Kolkata
(D) Mumbai

38. The cleanest Indian Railway station is :
(A) Mumbai
(B) Chennai
(C) Bengaluru
(D) Surat

39. India’s first Railway University will come up at
(A) Vadodara, Gujarat
(B) Bengaluru, Karnataka
(C) Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
(D) Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

40. Where is the Indian National Rail Museum situated?
(A) Delhi
(B) Uttar Pradesh
(C) Punjab
(D) Himachal Pradesh

41. Golden Quadrilateral Project for the development of National Highways was initiated by
(A) P V Narasimha Rao
(B) I K Gujral
(C) Manmohan Singh
(D) Atal Bihari Vajpayee

42. Which among the following cities in India is not located in Golden Quadrilateral Road Network?
(A) Kolkata
(B) Mumbai
(C) New Delhi
(D) Chandigarh