UPSC General Studies Solved Paper - General Studies-2011

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    The Lower Gangetic plain is characterised by humid climate with high temperature throughout the year. Which one among the following pairs of crops is most suitable for this region?

    A)  Paddy and Cotton

    B)         Wheat and Jute

    C)  Paddy and Jute

    D)         Wheat and Cotton

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    Exp. [c] Lower Gangetic plain provides humid climatic conditions with high temperature which is suitable for production of the paddy crop. In fact, West Bengal is the largest producer of paddy, overtaking Andhra Pradesh. Jute too requires similar climatic conditions and here too West Bengal tops in jute production.

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