Monday, May 4, 2009

World Geography PART IV (CONCLUDING PART)-ASIA & Others

  • In Borobudur(Java) worlds largest Buddhist monastry
  • Parliament of Japan- Diet and of Israel-Knesset
  • Igorot is a tribe in Philippines
  • Honshu is the largest Japanese Island
  • La Perouse strait between Hokkaido island and Sakhalin
  • Caspian sea is bordered by Iran,Kazakhstan,Russia,Turkmenistan,Azerbaijan
  • Jordan is the only land locked west Asian nation
  • Mt Mayon is an active Volcano in Luzon,Philippines
  • Tatar strait separates Russia and Sakhalin
  • Sunda strait separates Java and Sumatra
  • Malacca strait separates Sumatra and Malaysia
  • Dasht e Kavir-Largest salt desert in the world(Iran)
  • South China Sea is the largest sea in the world and the largest water body after 5 oceans
  • Hwang Ho is also known as Yellow river
  • Pynmana is the new capital of Myanmar
  • Bangkok is on Chao Phraya river
  • Laos is the only landlocked nation of West Asia
  • Baghdad is on the bank of Tigris river
  • Kirkuk in Iraq is the largest oil field in the world
  • Majlis is the parliament of both Maldives and Iran
  • Tatar is the narrowest strait
  • Malaysia is the largest producer of palm oil
  • Nigeria largest producer of Ground nut oil
  • Veddas is a tribe in Sri Lanka
  • Ainu is a tribe in Japan
  • Maginot line separates Germany and France
  • Rub Ul Khail is the largest continuous stretch of desert in Saudi Arabia
  • Famous Karaganda coal mine is in Kazakhstan
  • Negev desert in Israel
  • Upper Volta is the earlier name of Burkino Fuso
  • 38 parallel separates North and South Korea
  • Yawata is the largest iron & steel plant in Japan
  • Andorra has the highest life expectancy in the world, 85 years
  • Area wise continents Asia-Africa,N America,S America,Europe,Australia
  • Big Inch Pipeline bet'n Gulf of Mexico and NE Part of America
  • Trans Arabian Pipeline-Ras Tanura to Sidon
  • Torres strait separates Australia and New Guinea
  • Downs-Temperate grassland in AustraliaFoveux starit separates Southern NewZealand and Steward Island
  • COMECON pipeline-Volga basin to East European countries
  • Mexico is the highest producer of Sulphur
  • Ashanti is a tribe in Ghana
  • Canary Islands belong to Spain
  • Tamanithi HEP bet'n India and Myanmar, on Chindwin river
  • El Al is the airlines of Israel
  • Cathay Pacific-Airlines of HongKong
  • Macao is governed by China.Earlier it was governed by Portugal

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