Sunday, July 29, 2018

Oceans in world

Oceans in world


Earth consists of land and water. The land covers around 148,940,000 square kilometer of area which is around 29.2% of total earth surface. The water covers around 361,132,000 square kilometer of area which is around 70.8% of total earth surface.

The total earth’s surface is around 510,072,000 square kilometer.

Earth is surrounded by 5 oceans:

1.    Atlantic Ocean

2.    Arctic Ocean

3.    Indian Ocean

4.    Pacific Ocean

5.    Southern Ocean
  

S.No.
Ocean
Area
(Sq. Km)
% area of Total Water surface
% area of Total Earth Surface
1.
Atlantic Ocean
106,400,000
29
20
2.
Arctic Ocean
14,056,000
04
03
3.
Indian Ocean
66,556,000
18
14
4.
Pacific Ocean
155,557,000
43
30
5.
Southern Ocean
20,327,000
06
04



Saturday, July 28, 2018

States & Union Territories in INDIA

States & Union Territories in INDIA


India has 29 states and 7 Union territories. The President is the constitutional head of Executive of the Union. In the states, the Governor, as the representative of the President, is the head of Executive.


States:

S.No.
State
Capital
1.
Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad
2.
Arunachal Pradesh
Itanagar
3.
Assam
Dispur
4.
Bihar
Patna
5.
Chhattisgarh
Raipur
6.
Goa
Panaji
7.
Gujarat
Gandhinagar
8.
Haryana
Chandigarh
9.
Himachal Pradesh
Shimla
10.
Jammu & Kashmir
Srinagar – S*, Jammu – W*
11.
Jharkhand
Ranchi
12.
Karnataka
Bangalore
13.
Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram
14.
Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal
15.
Maharashtra
Mumbai
16.
Manipur
Imphal
17.
Meghalaya
Shillong
18.
Mizoram
Aizawl
19.
Nagaland
Kohima
20.
Odisha
Bhubaneshwar
21.
Punjab
Chandigarh
22.
Rajasthan
Jaipur
23.
Sikkim
Gangtok
24.
Tamil Nadu
Chennai
25.
Telangana
Hyderabad
26.
Tripura
Agartala
27.
Uttarakhand
Dehradun
28.
Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow
29.
West Bengal
Kolkata
*S – Summer                    *W – Winter


Union Territories:

S.No.
UT
Capital
1.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Port Blair
2.
Chandigarh
Chandigarh
3.
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Silvassa
4.
Daman & Diu
Daman
5.
The Government of NCT of Delhi
Delhi
6.
Lakshadweep
Kavaratti
7.
Puducherry
Puducherry