Which of these statements are correct? 1. Prime Meridian passes through Greenwich and is at 0° Longitude. 2. International Date Line, on the map appears as a straight line along 180° Longitude. 3. While crossing International Date Line from east to west, one gains a day. 4. Tropic of Cancer lies at Latitude. Geography

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