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What do lines of latitude measure?

A) east-west position between the poles B) north-south position between the poles
C) north-east position between the poles D) south-west position between the poles

Answer:   B) north-south position between the poles



Explanation:

Lines of latitude measure north-south position between the poles.

 

Lines of latitude are imaginary reference lines that describe how far north or south a location on the Earth is from the Equator. The equator is defined as 0 degrees, the North Pole is 90 degrees north, and the South Pole is 90 degrees south. Lines of latitude are all parallel to each other, thus they are often referred to as parallels.

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Port city of Qingdao, which was in the news for a massive algae bloom, is located in which city?

 

 

A) South Korea B) Malaysia
C) China D) Japan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) China

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Which of the following is an Indian Research Station in the Antarctica Region?

 

A) Orcadas   B) Maitri  
C) Hope Bay   D) Mawson  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Maitri  

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The International Naval event 'Milan' is scheduled to be held in ______ in March 2020.

 

A) Kochi B) Mumbai
C) Kolkata D) Visakhapatnam
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Visakhapatnam

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Which of following is NOT a major languages in Bangladesh?

 

A) Garo   B) Khashia  
C) Magh   D) Maithili
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Maithili

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Soo Canal connects to which of the following?

 

A) Superior to Michigan B) Superior to Huron
C) Michigan to Huron D) Erie to Huron
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Superior to Huron

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Where is New Moore Island located?

 

A) In Arabian Sea B) In Gulf of Mannar
C) In Bay of Bengal D) In Andaman Sea
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) In Bay of Bengal

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The Kyaik Htee Yoe pagoda is located in:

 

 

A) Nepal B) Mayanmar
C) Bhutan D) Sri Lanka
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Mayanmar

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Which of the following is NOT correctly matched?

 

 

A) Khamsin - Egypt B) Chinook - China
C) Sirocco - Italy D) Ghibli - Libya
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Chinook - China

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