• # question_answer Among the following cities, which one is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer? A)  Delhi    B)  Kolkata C)  Jodhpur            D)  Nagpur

Correct Answer: B

Solution :

[b] Latitudes of the above cities are  Delhi $28{}^\circ 38'N$ Kolkata $22{}^\circ 26'N$ Jodhpur $26{}^\circ 25'N$ Nagpur $21{}^\circ 8'N$
The latitude of the tropic of Cancer is $23{}^\circ 30'$Thus Kolkata is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer.

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