General Knowledge For Competitive Exams : Top 10 In The World (Part 2)





General Knowledge For Competitive Exams : Top 10 In The World


Top ten highest mountains in the World

Rank -Mountain -  Location  -Height in feet

1.Mount Everest -  Nepal -  29,035

2. K2 - Pakistan - 28,251

3. Kangchenjunga - India  - 28,169

4. Lhotse -  China -  27,940

5. Makalu - Nepal/China  - 27,838

6. Cho Oyu - Nepal/China - 26,864

7. Dhaulagiri -  Nepal  - 26,795

8.Manaslu -  Nepal - 26,781

9. Nanga Parbat - Pakistan - 26,660

10. Annapurna - Nepal - 26,545


Top ten largest countries in the World

Rank-  Country - Continent  - Area sq k

1. Russia -  Europe - 1,70,98,24

2. Canada - North America - 93,30,970

3. China -  Asia -  95,96,961

4. USA -  North America  - 98,57,306

5. Brazil -  South America  - 84,56,510

6. Australia  - Australia - 76,17,930

7. India - Asia - 32,87,590

8. Argentina - South America  - 27,36,690

9. Kazakhstan  - Asia -  27,17,300

10. Sudan - Africa - 23,76,000



Top ten longest rivers in the World

Rank - River  - Continent

1. Nile -  Africa

2. Amazon  - South America

3. Chang Jiang (Yangtze) -  Asia

4. Mississippi  - NorthAmerica

5. Yenisey-Angara -  Asia

6. Huang (Yellow)  - Asia

7. Ob-Irtysh  - Asia

8. Paraná - South America

9. Chambeshi-Congo  - Africa

10. Amur–Argun  - Europe/Asia

Top ten largest islands in the World

Rank -  Island - Location - Area in sq km

1.Greenland -  North Atlantic -  2,175,600

2. New Guinea  - Pacific Ocean  - 792,500

3. Borneo - Pacific Ocean - 725,500

4. Madagascar - Indian Ocean -  587,000

5. Baffin -  North Atlantic - 507,500

6. Sumatra - Indian Ocean - 427,300

7. Honshu  - Japan Sea -  227,400

8. Great Britain - Atlantic Ocean - 218,100

9. Victoria  - Arctic Ocean -  217,300

10. Ellesmere  - Arctic Ocean - 196,236


Top ten largest deserts in the World

Rank - Desert  -Location  - Area (s mile)

1. Antarctic Desert  - Antarctica  - 5,600,0

2. Sahara Desert - North Africa - 3,320,0

3. Arabian Desert -  Middle East - 900,000

4. Gobi Desert -  Central Asia - 500,000

5. Kalahari Desert  - Southern Africa -360,000

6. Great Victoria Desert  - Australia -  250,000

7. Patagonian Desert  - South America - 200,000

8. Syrian Desert - Syria, Jordan, Iraq - 200,000

9.Great Basin Desert - United States  -190,000

10.Chihuahuan Desert - North America - 175,000

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