(Answer) What body of water lies off the coast of Goa?

[9-4-2022] Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz Question: What body of water lies off the coast of Goa?

The given options are:

  • Bay of Bengal
  • Andaman Sea
  • Arabian Sea

Correct Answer:

Arabian Sea

Info: The Arabian Sea lies off the west coast of India and is part of the larger Indian Ocean. True to its name, the Arabian Sea also touches many of the countries in the Arab world and leads to the Gulf of Oman, the Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Aden, and the Red Sea. The Arabian Sea has been an important marine trade route for millennia. Its total area is 3,862,000 km2 (1,491,000 sq mi) and its maximum depth is 4,652 meters (15,262 ft). The Gulf of Aden in the west connects the Arabian Sea to the Red Sea through the strait of Bab-el-Mandeb, and the Gulf of Oman is in the northwest, connecting it to the Persian Gulf. (Ref)

Today’s “Microsoft Rewards Bing Homepage Quiz” has three questions related to Goa, India. Each question has only one correct answer and carries one point. The wrong answer does not earn any points. So, select only the right answers.

All three questions from today’s Bing Homepage Quiz are below. You can find their answers by visiting those pages.

  1. This sun-kissed stretch of India is known for its beautiful beaches and past ties to Portugal. Where are we?
  2. The largest city in Goa is named for what Portuguese explorer?
  3. What body of water lies off the coast of Goa?

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