SSC Ecology And Environment Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    Acid Rain is the precipitation that contains high levels of sulphuric acid & nitric acid. Here are names of some buildings which has a link with acid rain?

    A)  Pisa Tower       

    B)  White House

    C)  Taj Mahal        

    D)  Red Fort

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] Taj Mahal is situated in Agra. The air in this place contains serious levels of sulphur and nitrogen oxides. This is due to the large number of power plants and industries set up around this area. All these led to acid rain. Acid rain reacted with the marble (calcium carbonate) of Taj Mahal. This caused damage to this wonderful structure, which had attracted many people from different parts of the world.

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