Classical

Latitude , Longitude & Time - Section 2

46:  

The Australian time is'ahead of  IST by

A.

2 hours

B.

4 hours

C.

4 hours 30 minutes

D.

5 hours

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


47:  

Which is the longest of the following lines?

A.

0' Meridian

B.

45'E

C.

90'W

D.

All are equal

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


48:  

The travellers along'the trans -Siberian railway line, adjust"thekwatches almost a dozen times because

A.

No place in Siberia has a standard time and local time of the places are used.

B.

Trans- Siberian railway line passes through , almost a dozen countries, each having its own standard time'

C.

The Trans- Siberian railway line crosses the international date line twelve limes

D.

Due to its great longitudinal extent. the Siberian region is divided into twelve time zones

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


49:  

At 300N or 30·S, the meridians are nearly ..... ..Km apart.

A.

56

B.

97

C.

111

D.

221

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


50:  

If it is 3.45 pm, Tuesday at a place A (45oE). what  week will be the time at the antipode of A?

A.

3.45 a.m. Tuesday

B.

3.45 p.m. Monday

C.

3.45 p.m.Tuesday

D.

3.45·a.m. Wednesday

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :




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