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Question

The rise and fall of the sea-water at the surface at constant intervals is known as __________.

A

Bore

B

Tides

C

Waves

D

Water drift

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Solution

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Correct option is
B

Tides

Tides can be defined as the periodic rise and fall of seawater due to the gravitational pull of the Moon and Sun. It occurs every 12 hours. The inflow and outflow of water at a given place is the waves of tides.
Therefore the answer is option B.

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