Question

Find the wrong pair.

A

Coast of Gujarat - Region of gulf

B

Konkan Coast - Region of many headlands

C

Malabar Coast - Region of backwaters

D

Coromandel Coast - Delta region of Narmada

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Solution

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Correct option is D)

  • The southern part of the Eastern Coastal Plains from Nellore to Kanyakumari is called Coromandel Coast.
  • Gujarat coast: This coast is a region of gulf because deep inlet of sea is surrounded by land on all sides.
  • Konkan region: The coastal plain from Daman to Goa is called Konkan coast. This 500 km stretch is generally flat and is composed of basaltic trap rocks.  
  • Malabar Coast: It is the southernmost stretch of the western coastal plains. Its characteristic features are the lagoons or backwaters called kayals.

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