Q. With reference to the country Peru consider the following statements:
1.It lies wholly in the Southern Hemisphere.
2.Mississippi river is the longest river of Peru.
3.It is bordered in the north by Ecuador and Colombia.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 and 3 are correct. Peru lies wholly in the Southern Hemisphere. It is bordered in the north by Ecuador and Colombia.

Statement 2 is incorrect. The Ucayali River is the longest river of Peru.

Source: The Hindu