Options: cool, extremely dry wind that forms over the Sahara and blows westward or south-westward to the African coast, wind that blows during the dry season from December to February, tertiary wind that carry great quantities of fine dust from the Sahara, All of the above
Sound produced at a point is heard by a person after 5 second, while the same sound is heard by another person after 6 seconds. If the speed of sound is 300 m/s, what could be the maximum and minimum distances between the two persons?
Options: 1.8 km, 0.15 km, 2.2 km, 0.20 km, 2.8 km, 0.25 km, 3.3 km, 0.30 km
Which of the following factors are responsible for the rapid growth of sugar production in south India as compared to north India?Higher per acre field of sugarcaneHigher sucrose content of sugarcaneLower labour costLonger crushing period
Options: I and II, I, II and III, I, III and IV, I, II and IV
Which of the following events took place in the Cenozoic era?
Options: Formation of the rockies, India collides with Asia and the formation of the Himalayas and the Alps, Formation of the Appalachians and central European mountains, Splitting of India from Antarctic, Breaking up of Pangaea
Options: the first Buddhist pilgrim of China to visit India during the reign of Chandragupta Vikramaditya, the discoverer of Puerto Rico and Jamaica, the first Buddhist pilgrim of India to visit China, None of the above
Options: UNESCO for exceptional contribution of efforts to popularise science, Indian Military., Jnanpith, a cultural literacy society for encouraging creative writing in modern languages, Indian Adult Education Association for outstanding contribution of adult literacy in India