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1

Plateause b/w plains and moutains are called

Piedmont Pleateaus

2

Longest mountain range in the world

Andes

3

Margalla Hills in and around Islamabad is a branch of

Himalayas Range

4

____ is one of the oldest mountain systems

Aravali

5

Youngest mountain range in the world is

Himalayas

6

First successful expedition of mt everest was made in

1953

7

_____ mountain seperates Asia from Europe

Ural Mountains

8

The "Roof Of the World is" ______

The Pamir Plateau (Tibet)
Highest plateau of the world

9

Himalaya range based in

Asia

10

____ Mountain range found in South America

Andes

11

Ceusta is a

Plateau

12

Mount Nuove is found in

Naples in Italy

13

Siesson Mountains are

Tallest Mountains

14

Chermain Mountains present in

India

15

Height of K2

8611 meters

16

Mount Everest height in Ft and meters?

29,028 Ft
8848 meters

17

Mount Everest is in

Nepal

18

Atlas Mountain is in

Morocco

19

Pontus mountain is in

Turkey

20

Third highest mountain peak?

Kanchenjunga
Himalaya
28208 feet

21

Nanga Parbat?

Highest Mountain peak of Himalaya in Pak with the height of 26660 feet.

22

_____ is highest peak of Hindukush range

Tirich Mir
Pakistan
25,263 ft

23

Highest mountain peak of Karakoram mountain range is

K2 (Godwin Austen, Chogori)

24

World Fifth largest mountain peak ?

Makalu
8463 meters

25

Mountains peaks in Pak which are above 8000 meters?

5

26

Broat Peak ?

Himalaya Range (Pak)
8047 meters

27

______ mountain peak is also known as Denali Mountain Peak

Mt. Mckinley

28

Vinson Massif mountain peak situated in

Antartica
4397 meters High

29

Mount Kiominjaro is situated in

Africa
Tanzania

30

______ is the killer mountain peak

Nanga Parbat

31

Second longest mountain of the world

Himalayas

32

Mt. Mckinely situated in

North America

33

Epirogeny is result of

Vertical Earth Movement

34

Effi plateau situated in

Peru

35

Mansalu mountain peak is in

Himalaya range

36

Mountain peaks above 8000 mt ?

14

37

Third largest mountain peak in the world

Kangchenjunga

38

_____ mountain peaks in Himalaya range which are higher than 8000 mt

11

39

The highest Peak Mount Everest has named after

Col. George Everest
Surveyor General Of India.