Q. Which of the following pair (s) is/are correctly matched?
Peakhills/Range
1. Anai Mudi:Nilgiri hills
2. Doda Beta:Anamalai hills
3. Guru Shikhar:Aravali range
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 3 only

[D] 2 and 3 only

Answer: C
Notes:

Anamudi is a mountain located in the Indian state of Kerala.  

  • It is the highest peak in the Western Ghats and South India, at an elevation of 2,695 metres.  
  • Its parental hills are Anaimalai hills. 
  • Doda beta is the highest peak of nilgiri hills while Guru Shikhar is the highest peak of Aravali Range located in Rajasthan. 

Source: NCERT – XI India Physical Environment and ICSE – X Total Geography