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Chandan answered 1 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

Why 82° 30' E longitude has been selected as the standard meridian of India?

82°30' E has been selected as the Standard Meridian of India because it is situated in the centre of all longitudes and latitudes in which our country is located.

Asked by Swetha

Apr 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Which states do not have an international border or lie on the coast?

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There are 5 states and 2 union terrtory of india which do not have an international border or lie on the coast.
States:-
Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Telengana, Chasttishg

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Asked by Brejeshna

Apr 14

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Sakshi answered 1 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

example of actual and potential resources

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Actual Resources - Water, oil, trees, fish, minerals
Potential resources coal aquariam and air

Asked by Manal

Sep 1

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Badigare answered 1 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

MENTION 3 DIFFERENCES BETWEEN WESTERN GHATS AND EASTERN GHATS.

WESTERN GHATS EASTERN GHATS 1)They lie parallel to the western coast. 1)They lie parallel to the eastern coast. 2)They are continous. 2) They are discontinous. 3)Highest peak is Anaimudi. 3)Highest peak i...

Asked by Shreenidhi

Jul 20

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

What are the relief features of India?

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India has 6relief features
himalayas ,northern plains ,thar desert ,coastal plains ,peninsular plateau and the islands       

Asked by Chundi

Apr 30

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Name the latitudinal and longitudinal extent of Indian mainland.

Latitudinal extent=8º4‛N to 37º6‛ N
Longitudinal extent=68º7‛E to 98º25‛ N

Asked by Mehul

May 30

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Surbhi answered 1 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Why is earth called blue planet

The three-fourth of the earth's surface is covered with water bodies. And when looked from the space it appears blue due to those water bodies. That is why it is also known as the Blue planet.

Asked by Rachna

Jul 29

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

What is net sown area?

The image you are talking about 1) The data is too old, also try finding the new data and update if possible(but that is not your question, moving on)
 
2) The difference (reduction) i...

Asked by Apurbo

Jul 2

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Explain the significance of India's location

India is centrally located between the East and the West Asia.

India is strategically located at the centre of the trans-Indian Ocean routes which connect the European countries in the west and the c

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Asked by Veena

May 12

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

describe the mechanism of monsoons

During summer, a low-pressure area develops over interior Asia as well as over north and north-western India. At the same time, there is a high-pressure system over the southern Indian Ocean. Winds move from a...

Asked by Gali

Aug 10

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

Difference b/w Eastern and Western Coastal Plains.

The differences between Eastern and Western Coastal Plains are:
1. The Eastern Coastal plain lies along the east coast of India and is washed by the Bay of Bengal whereas the Western Coastal Plain lies...

Asked by Anant

Aug 3

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

indiscriminate use of resources has led to many problems. Discuss

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accumulation of resources which in turn divided the society into rich and poor
indiscriminate use of resources causing various global ecological crisis such as global warming
depletion o

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Asked by Harleen

Jun 10

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

Why Petroleum is also Black Gold?pls explain.

Petroleum is also known as Black Gold -  because when crude oil is extracted from the land it is black in color. People call it gold because of its oils and value . It is very difficult to find. So it is called...

Asked by Smitha

Jun 5

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Differentiate between population growth and population change.

Growth of population refers to the change in the number of inhabitants of a country/territory during a specific period of time, say during the last ten years.

Population change is about chan

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Asked by Hari

Mar 18

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Anupam answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Conventional Symbols



Conventional Symbols:

A conventional symbol is a symbol that is widely accepted interpretation.
The various features shown on a map are represented by conventiona

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Asked by Baij

Sep 10

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Write a brief report on various irrigation practices in villages and the changes in cropping pattern in the last decade.

Report
There are various types of irrigation system in our world.In olden days these motors are not there,the supply of water to the crops by the help of ox by the processof (motobavi)
But now a...

Asked by Bikram

Jan 12

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Sunil answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

What is difference between map and plan

1. A map is a visual representation of an area—a symbolic depiction highlighting relationships between elements of that space such as objects, regions, and themes. 

Plans are a set of two-dimens...

Asked by Lavanya

Aug 23

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 9 month(s) ago

Why is the distribution of rainfall uneven in India? Give reasons.

The distribution of rainfall uneven in India due to the following reasons:
Latitudinal extent: The tropical and coastal regions and plains receive more rainfall than the plateau and desert regions in t

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Asked by Anoop

Feb 22

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PARI answered 3 year(s) , 9 month(s) ago

Rainfall decrease from east to west in Northern India.Why?????

Rainfall decrease from east to west in northern india beacuse of the progressive decrease in humidity of the winds.As the moisture bearing winds of the bay of bengal branch move further and further island,they...

Asked by Mehul

Jun 6

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Ishan answered 1 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

What is resource conservation ?

Conservation of resources is the ethical use and protection of valuable  resources, such as trees, minerals, wildlife, water and others. It focuses on maintaining the natural world in order to pro...

Asked by Radhey

Sep 19

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