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Tropic Of Cancer Passes Through Which States In India

Tropic Of Cancer Passes Through Which States In India
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Ques : Tropic Of Cancer passes through which states in India ?

Ans : Tropic Of Cancer passes through 8 Indian states : –

  1. Gujarat
  2. Rajasthan
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Chattisgarh
  5. Jharkhand ( From Ranchi Tropic Of Cancer passes directly )
  6. West Bengal
  7. Tripura
  8. Mizoram

Tropic Of Cancer is the last line on which sun rays fall perpendicularly. No shadow occurs in this line.

 

Which river cuts the Tropic of Cancer twice ?

Mahi is the only river that cuts Tropic Of Cancer twice. First in Madhya Pradesh and then in Gujarat.

 

What is Tropic Of Cancer ?

Tropic of cancer is an imaginary line which is parallel to 23.26 degree north of equator.

 

Tricks to remember names of states through which Tropic of Cancer passes : – 

  1. Christiano Ronaldo Junior Was Missed in Gujarat Trip.

MR – Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Ch – Chhattisgarh

J – Jharkhand

W – West Bengal

M – Mizoram

G – Gujarat

T – Tripura

 

Which city is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer ?

Ans – Udaipur ( Rajasthan ) is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer.

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