• # question_answer Consider the following statements and state which are correct? 1. The earth's rotation causes a daily or diurnal rhythm on plant and animal life. 2. The earth's rotation causes the movement of air and water to deflect towards the right in northern hemisphere and towards the left in southern hemisphere. 3. Tilt of the earth's axis causes different seasons 4. Tilt of the earth causes varying length of day and night. Codes: A)  1, 2 and 3         B)  1 and 2 only C)  3 and 4 only D)  All the above

Correct Answer: D

Solution :

[d] The earth's rotation brings into existence an apparent force called the Coriolisforce. Earth is tilted at $23{}^{1}/{}_{2}{}^\circ$ from the normal.

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