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
Benjamin Franklin was a prolific inventor. He invented the lightning rod, the Franklin stove, studied electricity, discovered the Gulf Stream, started the first library, and on and on. Among his many other inventions, what musical instrument did he invent?
Options: slowing down of economic activity over a limited period, period during which unemployment may rise and demand and output may fall, leading to slump in trade, period that results from accumulation of unsold goods, owing to fall in demand, All of the above
The power of Supreme Court of India to decide the dispute between the centre and states falls under its
Options: advisory jurisdiction, appellate jurisdiction, original jurisdiction, constitutional jurisdiction
Options: the period in which the moon completes an orbit around the earth, the period in which the moon completes an orbit around the earth and returns to the same positions in the sky, the period of rotation of moon, None of the above