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I.The first ascent of Mt. Everest was via which route?
- North Col
- South Col
- East Col
- West Col
Ans: South Col
II.Which is the highest peak in Pir Panjal Range?
- Deo Tibba
- Hanuman Tibba
- Friendship Peak
III. Which of these peaks is not visible from Pangarchulla Peak Summit?
- Nanda Devi
IV. Which of these flowers found in the Himalayas are used in making herbal tea?
- Himalayan Balsam
V. Which of this equipment is used to cure altitude sickness?
- Gamow Bag
Ans: Gamow Bag
VI. Fill in the blank: A ____ is a dip between the two peaks wide enough to carry a motor road.
VII. Which is the highest motorable pass in the world?
- Ganda La
- Khardung La
- Umling La
- Tanglang La
Ans: Umling La
VIII. Which of these mountains has never been climbed in winters?
- Nanga Parbat
- Mount Everest
IX. In Garhwal region, it is called ‘Bugyal’ and in Himachal region, it is called ‘Thach’. What is ‘it’?
X. According to mythology, Lord Hanuman chucked out a massive portion of this mountain in search of ‘Sanjeevani Buti’. Which mountain is it?
- Hathi Ghoda
XI. Arrange them in increasing order of height: Stok Kangri, Mt. Elbrus. Mt. Kilimanjaro, Kanchenjunga
- Stok Kangri < Elbrus < Kanchenjunga < Kilimanjaro
- Elbrus < Stok Kangri < Kilimanjaro < Kanchenjunga
- Kilimanjaro< Stok Kangri < Kanchenjunga < Elbrus
- Elbrus< Kilimanjaro < Stok Kangri < Kanchenjunga
XII. Which of these peaks is visible from Goecha La Trek?
XIII. Sir Louise Dane first crossed this Himalayan Pass in August 1884 in search of an alternate route to Spiti. Which mountain pass is it?
- Hampta Pass
- Pin Parvati Pass
- Pin Bhaba Pass
- Parang La
Ans: Pin Parvati Pass
XIV. What is the name of that hanging village on Rupin Pass Trek?
- Jakha Village
- Dhak Village
- Tugashi Village
- Sangla Village
Ans: Jakha Village
XV: Which of these treks does not go through Govind Pashu National Park?
- Bali Pass Trek
- Har ki Dun
- Kuari Pass
Ans: Kuari Pass
XVI. Which of these treks is a walk on the glaciers?
- Vasuki Taal
- Kedar Taal
- Ruinsara Taal
- Panwali Kantha
Ans: Vasuki Taal
XVII. Which of these treks is also known as the ‘tea house trek’?
- Bali Pass
- Har ki Dun
- Markha Valley
- Hampta Pass
Ans: Markha Valley