ENVIRONMENT FOR UPSC PRELIMS 2020 , SOLUTION OF TEST-24

1 . Solution (d)

Ken River passes through Panna tiger reserve

2 . Solution (a)

It is on the Godavari River.

3 . Solution (d)

It is colourless food-grade alcohol that does not have any impurities.
It has a neutral smell and taste and typically contains over 95 per cent alcohol by volume.

4 . Solution (a)

Rajghat, Paricha and Matatila dams are over Betwa river.

5 . Solution (d)

Ken and Betwa rivers originate in MP and are the tributaries of Yamuna.
Ken meets with Yamuna in Banda district of UP and with Betwa in Hamirpur district of UP.

6 . Solution: (c)

7 . Solution: (b)

8 . Solution: (b)

9 . Solution: (c)

10 . Solution (b)

The project aims to transfer surplus water from the Ken river in MP to Betwa in UP to irrigate the drought-prone Bundelkhand region spread across the districts of two states mainly Jhansi, Banda,Lalitpur and Mahoba districts of UP and Tikamgarh, Panna and Chhatarpur districts of MP.