Q. “Ritchie’s archipelago” is associated with which of the following?

[A] Bay of Bengal

[B] Arabian Sea

[C] Gulf Sea

[D] South China Sea

Answer: A

Explanation: The Bay of Bengal island groups consist of about 572 islands/islets. These are situated roughly between 6°N-14°N and 92°E -94°E.

The two principal groups of islets include the Ritchie’s archipelago and the Labrynth Island.

Source: NCERT – Indian Physical Environment