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Which of the following mountains is the oldest ?

 Which of the following mountains is the oldest ?

1
Dinaric Alps
2
Aravalli
Correct Answer
3
Tianshan
4
Satpura

The correct answer is Aravalli.

Key Points

  • Aravalli Mountain Range is Pre Cambrian range fold mountain range.
  • It is one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world.
  • It starts from Girnar, Gujrat, and extends up to Delhi covering Rajasthan and Haryana.
  • Its total length is 692 Kms and from this 550 km is located in Rajasthan. Guru Shikhar in Sirohi, Rajasthan is the highest peak of the Aravalli Mountain Range.
  • The hidden limb of the Aravallis that extends from Delhi to Haridwar creates a divide between the drainage of rivers of the Ganga and the Indus Rivers.

Important Points

  • The Tian Shan is a mountain range located in Central Asia. Its highest peak is Jengish Chokusu. It is spread in China, Kazakhstan, Krygyzstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.
  • Satpura Range is a mountain range located in MP and Maharashtra. Its highest peak is Dhupgarh.
  • The Alps is a mountain range of Europe. Mont Blanc is the highest peak of this range.
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