The most plausible explanation for the location of the Thar desert in western India is
Options: the obstruction caused by the Aravalis to the rain-bearing wind that proceeds to the Ganga Valley, the evaporation of moisture by heat, the absence of mountains to the north of Rajasthan to cause orographic rainfall in it, that the moisture carried by the South-west monsoon is driven away by the dry upper air current
Options: whenever the normal decrease of atmospheric temperature, when the decrease in temperature or moisture or both takes place, whenever the normal decrease of atmospheric temperature or moisture or both change with height over a short vertical interval, All of the above
On a night when the sky is clear, the temperature may dip considerably; on a cloudy night the temperature will usually dip much less. The reason for this difference is that
Options: the clear sky allows radiant energy to escape readily from the earth, on a cloudy night the clouds are warm and therefore retard the cooling, the clear sky allows the cold of outer space to reach the earth, current of air carry the heat away from the earth on a clear night
Stripped of his heavyweight title in 1967 for refusing induction into the U.S. military, Muhammad Ali regained the heavyweight championship on October 30, 1974, in Kinshasa, Zaire with an eighth-round knockout of which prizefighter?
Options: George Foreman, Joe Frazier, Leon Spinks, Sputnik
What was the purpose of EFTA (European Free Trade Association)?
Options: To remove all tariffs on trade of industrial goods between the member countries, To aid the creation of a single west European market to help boost world trade, both (a) and (b), None of the above