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Which is the deepest lake in the world?
1. Lake Tanganyika
2. Lake Vostok
3. Lake Baikal
4. Lake Superior

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Lake Baikal

The correct answer is Lake Baikal.

  • Lake Baikal is the deepest lake in the world.

  • Lake Baikal is the largest freshwater lake by volume in the world.
  • Lake Baikal is a rift lake located in the southern part of the eastern Siberia region in Russia.
  • Lake Baikal contains one-fifth of the freshwater lake on the earth surface
  • It is the seventh-largest lake by surface area.

Lake Tanganyika

  • Lake Tanganyika is the longest freshwater lake in the world.
  • Lake Tanganyika is the second deepest lake in the world.
  • Lake Tanganyika is the second largest freshwater lake by volume in the world.
  • It is located in Central Africa on the borders of four countries Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, and Burundi.

Lake Superior

  • Lake Superior is the largest freshwater lake by surface area.
  • Lake Superior is the third-largest freshwater lake by volume in the world.
  • It is the largest of the five Great Lakes of North America.
  • It is shared by Ontario to the north, Minnesota to the west, and Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to the south.

Lake Vostok

  • Lake Vostok is one of the largest subglacial lakes in the world.
  • It is located in East Antarctica.

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