SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-6

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    . In which of the following regions would you a expect the maximum effect of insolation as an agent of weathering?

    A)  Sahara Region

    B)         Tundra Region

    C)  Mediterranean Region

    D)  Equatorial Region

    Correct Answer: A

    Solution :

    [a] Sahara in North Africa is the largest desert region of the world where the climate is extremely hot and dry. Since the diurnal range of temperature is the maximum under dry conditions, the rocks suffer maximum expansion during day and contraction during night and they are broken under immense stress.

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