• # question_answer Which of the following best describes longitude? A)  Are distance towards east or west of the Prime Meridian. B)  The angular distance east or west of the Greenwich Meridian. C)  Position of a place with reference to Greenwich Meridian. D)  Imaginary line joining North Pole with South Pole.

[b] Longitude of a place is defined as the angular distance east or west of the prime ($0{}^\circ$or Greenwich) Meridian.