UPSC General Studies Sample Paper General Studies Sample Paper-6

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    Which of the following statements) is/are correct about winters in India?                 
    1. North-East trade winds do not prevail over the country.                                    
    2. Inflow of cyclonic disturbances from the West and the North-West,                        
    3. In the Northern part of the country, a feeble high-pressure region develops, with light winds moving outwards from this area.                                                                 
    Select the correct answer using the codes given below.                                 

    A)  1 and 2           

    B)  Only 2                 

    C)               1 and 3           

    D)  All of these                         

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] The North-East trade winds prevail over the country during this period, these winds flow from the land to sea and they do not bring rain in most part of country. So, Statement 1 is incorrect, but Statement 2 and Statement 3 are correct regarding inflow of cyclonic disturbances from West and North-West.

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