Railways Sample Paper RRBs Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician CBT STAGE-I Sample Paper-26

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    Tidal Range denotes the

    A)  rise of sea water and its movement toward the coast

    B)  fall of sea water and its movement toward the sea

    C)  rise and fall of sea water due to gravitational forces

    D)  difference between high and low tide

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    The tidal range is the vertical difference between the high tide and the succeeding low tide. Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of the gravitational forces exerted by the Moon and the Sun and the rotation of the Earth.

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