Maharashtra Geography Syllabus

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Maharashtra Geography Syllabus for MPSC, Zila Parishad, Maha Transco, MAVIM, VBINDIA, NHM, Indian Navy,Port Trust, University, Police, Gram Panchayet etc.

Maharashtra Geography Syllabus :


  1. Solar energy System of Maharashtra
  2. Important boundary lines of Maharashtra
  3. Geographical epithets
  4. Maharashtra River side cities
  5. Important Irrigation of Maharashtra
  6. Power Projects of Maharashtra
  7. Tribes and their homelands
  8. River vally projects of Maharashtra
  9. Weather and Climate
  10. 10.Transport of Maharashtra
  11. Motion of Maharashtra
  1. Biosphere of maharashtra
  2. Lithosphere of Maharashtra
  3. Different heat zones of the earth
  4. Rocks of Maharashtra
  5. General Introduction of Maharashtra
  6. Wonders of the Maharashtra
  7. Maharashtra Facts and figures
  8. Countries and their main produces and industries of Maharashtra.
  9. Famous sites in Maharashtra
  10. Wildlife sanctuaries and national parks in Maharashtra
  11. Geography of the Maharashtra subcontinent Earthquakes and Volcanoes.




  1. महाराष्ट्र भूगोल पाठ्यक्रम
  2. महाराष्ट्र की सौर ऊर्जा प्रणाली
  3. महाराष्ट्र की महत्वपूर्ण सीमा रेखाएं
  4. भौगोलिक उपशीर्षक
  5. महाराष्ट्र नदी के किनारे शहरों
  6. महाराष्ट्र के महत्वपूर्ण सिंचाई
  7. महाराष्ट्र की विद्युत परियोजनाएं
  8. जनजाति और उनके गृहभूमि
  9. महाराष्ट्र की नदी घाटी परियोजनाएं
  10. मौसम और जलवायु
  11. महाराष्ट्र का परिवहन
  12. महाराष्ट्र का मोशन
  13. महाराष्ट्र का बायोस्फीयर
  14. महाराष्ट्र के लिथोस्फियर
  15. पृथ्वी के विभिन्न गर्मी क्षेत्र
  16. महाराष्ट्र के चट्टानों
  17. महाराष्ट्र का सामान्य परिचय
  18. महाराष्ट्र के आश्चर्य
  19. महाराष्ट्र के तथ्यों और आंकड़े
  20. देश और उनके मुख्य उत्पाद और महाराष्ट्र के उद्योग
  21. महाराष्ट्र में प्रसिद्ध साइटें
  22. वन्यजीव अभयारण्य और महाराष्ट्र में राष्ट्रीय उद्यान
  23. महाराष्ट्र उपमहाद्वीप भूकंप और ज्वालामुखियों की भूगोल.

Sample Paper of Maharashtra’s Geography:

1. Which day is celebrated as the Maharashtra Day

Ans:- 1st May

2.The Maharashtra State was formed by the Bombay Reorganisation Act in the year

Ans:- 1960

3. In which year,Elephanta Caves designated as a UNESCO Worls Heritage Site

Ans:- 1987

4. Which one is the highest point in Maharashtra

Ans:- Kalsubai

5. Approximately how many forts are there in Maharashtra

Ans:- 350

6. Who was the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra

Ans:- Yashwantrao Chavan

7. Which fort is the birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Ans:- Shivneri

8. Total number of Districts in Maharashtra

Ans:- 36

9. Total number of Parliamentary Constituency

Ans:- 48

10. In which year the Bombay High Court was established

Ans:- 1862

11.Which marathi newspaper was published by Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Ans:- Kesari

12. In which year, Bombay city has been officially renamed as Mumbai

Ans:- 1995

13. When the third battle of Panipat was fought between Maratha and Afghan army

Ans:- 1761

14. Who is known as Political Guru of Mahatma Gamdhi

Ans:- Gopal Krishna Gokhale

15. Which one is the longest river in Maharashtra

Ans:- Godavari River

16. Whi was the first person of Maharashtra to received Bharat Ratna Award

Ans:- Dhonodo Keshav Karve

17. Who was the first Marathi litterateur to win the Jnanpith Award

Ans:- V.S. Khandekar

18.The Bhoodan Movement was started by…… 1951

Ans:- Vinoba Bhave

19. In which year, the construction of Gateway of India was completed

Ans:- 1924

20.The Nagpur city is also known as the……city of India

Ans:- Orange

21. Who is known as the spiritual guru of Shivaji

Ans:- Ramdas Swami

22.Which one is the largest district by area wisr in Maharashtra

Ans:- Ahmednagar

23.Which one is recognised as state tree in Maharashtra

Ans:- Mango Tree

24.What is the literacy rate of Maharashtra according to 2011 census

Ans:- 82.34 %

25. Which king of England had been presented with the Mumbai city as a dowry from Portugal

Ans:- Charles II

26.The Gateway of India was etected to mark the landing of which king

Ans:- Georage V

27.The Bandra-Worli Sea Link Bridge was opened for public in the year

Ans:- 2009

28.In which year the construction of Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus was completed

Ans:- 1888

29. Who was the first Vice Chancellor of Mumbai University

ANs:- Jhon Wilson

30.In which year the Mumbai University was established

Ans:- 1857

31. Who was the founder of the Gwalior State of Scindias

Ans:- Ranojirao Scindia

32.First Family Planning movement started in Maharashtra by…….

Ans:- R.D.Karve

33.Which social religious reformer from Maharashtra was popularly known as Lokhitwadi

Ans:- Gopal Hari Deshmukh

34……….wrote at length about economic exploitation in his work “Poverty and unBritish Rule in India”

Ans:- Dadabhai Naoroji

35.Who started the newspaper “Sudharak”

Ans:- Gopal Ganesh Agarkar

36.”Depressed classes mission of India” was founded by…..

Ans:- Vitthal Ramaji Shinde

37.Project Tiger at Melghat is located in……district

Ans:- Amravati

38. The river Koyna joins the river Krishna at……

Ans:- Karad

39. Where are the Judicial benches of Mumbai High Court Situated

Ans:- Nagpur, Aurangabad and Panaji

40.Who started enacting the mythological plays in Maharashtra

Ans:- Vishnudas Bhave

41.Which Act in 960 given the creation if the State of Maharashtra and Gujarat

Ans:- Bombay Reorganization Act

42.Who founded “Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha”

Ans:- Karmveer Bhaurao Patil

43. who wrote the “Shatpatre” in the weekly “Prabhakar”

Ans:- Lokhivadi

44. The periodical “Mooknayak” was started by……..

Ans:- Dr. Babasahed Ambedmar

45. Hingane Female Educational Institute was founded by…….

Ans:- Dhondo Keshav Karve

46. What was the Mokasa system in the administration of Shivaji

Ans:- To give Jagirs to officers

47. Who founded “Arya Mahila Samaj” in Pune

Ans:- Pandita Ramabai

48.Pandita Ramabai opened Sharada Sadan School for widows in the year

Ans:- 1889

49. Who amongst the following is also known as “Rashtrasant”

Ans:- Tukadoji Maharaj

50. In which district of Maharashtra the first co-operative sugar factory was established

Ans:- Ahmednagar

51.Marathi language Day is celebrated an birth anniversary of

Ans:- Kavishreshtha Kusumagraj

52.Marathi Language Day is celebrated on

Ans:- 27th February

53. Who is also known as the “the second founder of the Maratha State”

Ans:- Balaji Vishwanath

54.Around which year was Haji Ali Dargah of Mumbai first constructed

Ans:- 1431 A.D.

55. Who established the first cotton mill in Bombay

Ans:- Cowasjee Nanabhoy

56. In which year the first cotton mill “Bombay Spinning and Weaving Company” was established in Bombay

Ans:- 1854

57. Name the Peshwa who was the founder of the Peshwa Dynasty

Ans:- Balaji Vishwanath

58. Who was the first peshwa of the Maratha Empire

Ans:- Moropant Trimnak Pingle

59.The salient terms of the Treaty of Salbai concluded in 1782 AD between Poona Darbar and the English was that

Ans:- All of the above

60.The Maratha King became a nonentity and the Peshwa the virtyal ruler from the time of

Ans:- Baji Rao I

61.The institution of Lokayukta was created first in Maharashtra in the year

Ans:- 1971

62. Who was the founder of “Manav Dharma Sabha”

Ans:- Dadoba Pandurang Tarkhadkar

63.Which Governor of Bombay approved the building of the great sea wall to prevent flooding of low lying areas

Ans:- William Hornby

64.What is the logo of the Bombay natural History Society

Ans:- Great Hornbill

65. During Quit India movement, in which of the following districts a parallel government was formed

Ans:- Satara