General Knowledge: 20 Longest & Largest in the World – Part I


Dear Reader, You know general knowledge is important for all competitive exams. Below you will find a list of 20 largest & longest in the world. (This list falls under ‘static general knowledge’).

At the end, you will find a short practice test with 5 questions.

  1. Longest River in the world – Nile.

  2. Longest River in India – Ganges.

  3. Longest Dam in India – Hirakud Dam (Orissa).

  4. Longest Canal in the World – Suez Canal.

  5. Longest Wall in the world – Great Wall of China.

  6. Longest Beach in India – Marina Beach, Chennai.

  7. Longest Railway Platform – Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh).

  8. Longest tunnel in India – Jawahar tunnel (Jammu & Kashmir).

  9. Longest railway route in India – Dibrugarh in Assam to Kannyakumari in Tamil Nadu.

  10. Largest Bird – Ostrich.

  11. Largest Church in India – Saint Cathedral (Goa).

  12. Largest Desert (Asia) – Gobi.

  13. Largest Desert in India – Thar (Rajasthan).

  14. Largest State (Area) in India – Rajasthan.

  15. Largest Epic in the World – Mahabharat.

  16. Largest Lake (Fresh water) in the World – Superior.

  17. Largest Lake(Salt water) in the World – Caspian.

  18. Largest Island in the World – Greenland.

  19. Largest Diamond in the World – The Cullinan.

  20. Largest Museum in the World – British Museum, London.

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