Q. Consider the following statements regarding “Satpura range”:
1. It stretches through Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.
2. It forms the watershed between the Narmada and Godavari rivers.
Which of the statements given above is/are NOT correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C

Satpura Range, range of hills, part of the Deccan plateau, western India.  

  • The hills stretch for some 560 miles (900 km) across the widest part of peninsular India, through Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, and Gujarat and Chhattisgarh states. 
  • The range, the name of which means “Seven Folds,” forms the watershed between the Narmada (north) and Tapti (south) rivers. 

Source: NCERT XI India Physical Environment