Topic: Salient features of world’s physical geography.
1. Compare and contrast Himalayan drainage system and the Peninsular drainage system of the Indian subcontinent. (250 words)
Difficulty level: Easy
Why the question:
The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 1 and mentioned as part of Mission-2023 Secure timetable.
Key Demand of the question:
To write about differences between Himalayan drainage system and the Peninsular drainage system as well as its similarities.
Compare and contrast – provide for a detailed comparison of the two types, their features that are similar as well as different. One must provide for detailed assessment of the two.
Structure of the answer:
Begin by giving a brief about the drainage system of India.
First, write the differences between the both on the basis of evolution, nature, type of flow etc.
Next, explain some similarities between both the river systems.
Conclude by summarising.