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Out of 900 reported species of living gymnosperms, conifers are represented by about 500 species, About 2,50,000 species of angiosperms (flowering plants) have also been reported in the world. The vast and dominant woodlands in Europe, Asia, North America and mountains such as Himalayas are wooded with
Options: all gymnosperms, except conifers, only angiosperms, only conifers, angiosperms and all gymnosperms except conifers
Radiocarbon is produced in the atmosphere as a result of
Options: collision between fast neutrons and nitrogen nuclei present in the atmosphere, action of ultraviolet light from the sun on atmospheric oxygen, action of solar radiations particularly cosmic rays on carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere, lightning discharge in atmosphere
The ministry of Water Resources lays down policies and programmes for the development and regulation of the country's water resources. It covers
Options: sartorial planning, coordination and policy guidelines, technical examination and techno- appraisal of project providing central assistance to specific projects, facilitation of external assistance in resolution of interstate water disputes, policy formulation planning and development of ground water resources, All of the above
Options: payment by government for purchase of goods and services, payment made by business enterprises to factors of production, payment made by companies to shareholders, payment made by the government to business enterprises, without buying any goods and services
The hydrological cycle is a conceptual model that describes
Options: the storage of water between biosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere and lithosphere, the movement of water between biosphere, atmosphere, lithosphere and hydrosphere, both (a) and (b), None of the above
In India, rural incomes are generally lower than the urban incomes, which of the following reasons account for this? A large number of farmers are illiterate and know little about scientific agriculture Prices of primary products are lower than those of manufactured products Investment in agriculture has been low when compared to investment in industry