UPSC General Studies Sample Paper General Studies Sample Paper-9

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    Consider the following statements.
    1. Most places along the Tropic of Capricorn have arid or semi-arid climates.
    2. Atacama desert, Andes mountains and Antofagasta town are located on Tropic of Capricorn.
    Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

    A)  Only 1             

    B)  Only 2

    C)  Both land 2                  

    D)  Neither1nor 2

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] Both statements are correct. Most places along the Trope of Capricorn are arid or semi-arid e.g. Western Australia- South-Western part of Africa and Northern part of Chile Atacama desert, some parts of Andes mountain and Antofagasta town are located on the Tropic of Capricorn.

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