Question

How are monsoon winds formed?

A

The air over the land gets heated and rises. This causes the winds to flow from the oceans towards the land, which gives rise to Monsoon winds.

B

The pressure difference in adjoining areas gives rise to air movement which leads to formation of Monsoon winds

C

Air that is warmed up near the Equator, moves towards each pole causing the Monsoon winds to blow.

D

None of the above

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Solution

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Correct option is A)

The air over the land gets heated and rises. This causes the winds to flow from the oceans towards the land. These are monsoon wind.

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