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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

biggest waterfall in India

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The Jog water falls created by the Sharavathi river in sharavathi valley in Shimoga district of Karnataka.
Its breathtaking spectacle when sharavathi river falling from a height of...

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) ago

WHICH DRAINAGE PATTERN IS FORMED BY GANGA?

Ganga forms Dendritic pattern - It resembles the shape of a tree and is the most common pattern on the earth’s surface. It develops in regions where the river channel follows the slope of the terrain.

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

can you explain the difference between pernnial rivers and rain fed rivers?

Perennial rivers:
these rivers flow throuhgtout the year and in alevelled Northern Plains.
they are quite useful for navigation and irrigation.
example : River Ganga, River Brahmaputra e...

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Ishan answered 2 year(s) ago

Why is Godavari known as Dakshin Ganga?

Godavari River is known as "Dakshin Ganga" since it is the largest Peninsular River like the Large Himalayan River. It is like the ganga river in the south thus it is also called dakshin ganga.

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

which is the largest peninsular river?

godavari is the largest and the longest peninsular river.

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May 23

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

largest basin in India

There are 20 river basins/draining areas, large and small, in India. The  Ganga basin is the largest.  Narmada river is the fifth largest river and is also the largest west flowing river. Narma...

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Aamir answered 2 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

Write any 3 major differences between the East flowing Rivers and West Flowing rivers flowing in India.

East flowing Rivers
1)they originate from the western ghats and flows to eastward direction.
2)they carry large amount of water.
3)they form delta at their mouth.
4)...

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Sep 11

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

water divide

Any elevated area, such as a mountain or upland, separates two drainage basins. Such upland is known as  water divide . Ambala is located on the  water divide between th Indus and the Ganga rive...

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

Where does Alakananda join Bhagirathi?

Alakananda and Bhagiradhi meet at Devaprayaga and forms Ganga.

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May 23

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Importance of Rivers - Conservvation

Importance of Rivers:
Rivers have been of fundamental importance throughout the human history. Water from the rivers is a basic natural resource, essential for various human activities. Therefore, the r...

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

four drainage patterns

  • Dendritic- It resembles the shape of a tree and is the most common pattern on the earth’s surface. It develops in regions where the river channel follows the slope of the terrain.
  • Trellis-
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Rajat answered 2 year(s) ago

which is the largest river basin in india?

The Ganga basin is the largest.

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

Why river Narmada is called a rift valley river Why not any other river?Pls clarify .

River Narmada Fows through a rift valley so it is called a rift valley river.

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Himalayan Rivers - Peninsula Rivers

• Himalayan rivers are perennial in nature, whereas peninsular rivers are seasonal in nature and dry up in summers as they are dependent upon rainfall.

• Himalayan rivers cause much erosion and have

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Tribhuwan answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

what feature do narmada and tapi form while entering the sea?

The source of the Narmada is a small bowl, known as the Narmada Kund, located atAmarkantak on the Amarkantak hill (1,057 m (3,467.8 ft)), in the Anuppur District zone of the Shahdol of eastern Madhya Pradesh. T...

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

Pls explain How the origin of River Ganga is different from Indus and Brahmaputra?

Alakananda and Bhagiradhi form the main stream of river Ganga

Asked by Mehul

May 15

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

himalaya and peninsular

Himalayan and Peninsular rivers have different sources and courses. Yet there are a few similarities other than providing water, transport and water for irrigation.
1. Most of the rivers of both the Him...

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Shruti answered 3 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Is River Godavari called as Dashin Ganga? Let me know the reason pls

Ganga is a vast, lengthy and important river of India. In the same way , Godavari due to its length and importance in Peninsular Plateau is termed as Dakshin Gangs where Dakshin means south. Hope I helped you.....

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Rajat answered 2 year(s) ago

oxbow lakes

An oxbow lake is a lake that forms when a meander in a river is cut off from the rest of the river. It is shaped like a crescent, or the bow of an oxen yoke. A river meanders because of obstacle...

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

sunderban delta

Ganges  Delta . ... The Ganges-Brahmaputra  Delta  in Bangladesh low landed country (also known as the Brahmaputra  Delta , the  Sunderbans Delta , or the Bengal  Delta )...

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