Which of the following statements regarding the International Date line are correct? 1. It is a longitude of 180° 2. It is determined by 180° longitude but is not a straight line 3. It is a Greenwich meridian helping in fixing time and date 4. It solves the problem of time and date among the World's nations Geography

  • 1 and 4
  • 3 and 4
  • 2 and 3
  • 2 and 4
Answer: 2 and 4
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