Geography

The Shiwaliks have an altitude varying between ________.


ANSWER

900-1100 meters


SOLUTION
  • The outer most range of the Himalayas is called the Shiwaliks/Outer Himalayas.
  • They extend over a width of 10-50 Km and have an altitude varying between 900 and 1100 meters.
  • These ranges are composed of unconsolidated sediments brought down by rivers from the main Himalayan ranges located farther north.
  • These valleys are covered with thick gravel and alluvium. 
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