Consider the following countries:
The correct sequence of these countries from west to east is:
Correct Answer : a ) 3,2,1,4Explanation :
Lebanon is a western-most country in West Asia. Beirut is the capital of Lebanon. Lebanese pound is the currency of Lebanon.
Syria lies in the north and east of Lebanon. Its capital is Damascus, and its currency is the Syrian pound. Iraq lies to the east of Syria. Its capital is Baghdad, and its currency is the Iraqi dinar.
Iran lies to the east of Iraq. Its capital is Tehran, and its currency is Rial.
The correct sequence of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Iran from west to east is Lebanon (3), Syria (2), Iraq (1) and Iran (4).
The correct sequence of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Iran from west to east is also clear from the following map of West Asia:
Hence, option (a) is correct.
Places in news are relevant from exam point of view as questions are asked in different exams like UPSC CSE, UPSC CDS, State PCS, SSC CGL, IBPS SO, IBPS PO, etc. Try and attempt free mock tests at PendulumEdu and keep yourself updated with Daily Current Affairs.