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Sukkur: Quiz


Question 1: Sukkur had a large fertile and cultivable land area until a few decades ago, when the ________ was not as barren as today.
Ganges DeltaIndus RiverGanges BasinIndus River Delta

Question 2: Sukkur also has a large Riveraine ________ along the course of the Indus.
Temperate broadleaf and mixed forestsTreeForestOld-growth forest

Question 3: Some of the canals are larger than the ________.
Suez CanalCairoEgyptSuez Crisis

Question 4: In 1843, the British (General ________) defeated the Talpurs at the battles of Miani and Dubbo near Hyderabad.
Charles James NapierLondonUnited KingdomEngland

Question 5: Among important industries are cotton textiles, ________, leather, tobacco, paint and varnish, pharmaceuticals, agriculture implements, hand pumps, lock making, rice-husking, and sugar.
CementConcreteFly ashPortland cement

Question 6: One conjecture is that when ________ invaded Sukkur (Sindh) in the 8th century, they found an extreme climate (hot and cold), and called it Saqar, which means intense.
IraqArab peopleSyriaPalestinian people

Question 7: Sukkur, along with the rest of Sindh, was under British rule until the independence of ________ in 1947.

Question 8: Small-scale cottage industries comprise hosiery, boat making, fishing accessories, thread ball spooling, trunk making brass-wares, cutlery and ________.
Ceramic materialsCeramic engineeringSolidCeramic

Question 9: Sukkur also shares its border with ________ (Jaisalmer, Rajasthan).
IndiaResearch and Analysis WingIndia and the Non-Aligned MovementLok Sabha

Question 10: Sukkur saw a significant socio-economic uplift after the 1930s, when the British built the world's largest barrage here on the ________.
Ganges DeltaIndus River DeltaIndus RiverGanges Basin


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