SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    Coriolis Effect is produced by

    A)  Pressure distribution

    B)  Pressure gradient

    C)  Revolution of the earth

    D)  Rotation of the earth

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] Coriolis Effect is produced by rotation of the earth. If the earth were stationary, the air would flow directly from high pressure areas to low pressure areas. But the reality is that earth is not stationary. The rotation of the earth causes deflection in the path followed by winds. The force which causes this deflection.

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