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Q 1 - Assertion (A): Pakistan imports cotton from Iraq.
Reason(R): Pakistan has most of the cotton mills.
There is no such scenario that happens between Pakistan and Iraq.
Q 2 - Assertion (A): While making electric wires, we do not use silver.
Reason(R): Silver is not a good conductor of electricity.
We do not use silver because it is very costly.
Q 3 - Assertion (A): Once upon a time Himalaya used to be drain inside the sea.
Reason(R): Marine related fossils have been traced on Himalaya.
Once upon a time Himalaya used to be inside the Tethy sea and trace of fossil soils have been found on the peak of the mountain.
Q 4 - Assertion (A): A very little gap is maintained between the two lines of the rail.
Reason(R): Iron rails expand in summer.
In the summer season, the rail lines get expand. That is the reason a little gap is maintained in between them.
Q 5 - Assertion (A): Most of the Himalayan rivers can be regarded perennial.
Reason(R): Melting snows are the source for those rivers.
Most of the Himalayan rivers get originated from the snow hence are perennial.
Q 6 - Assertion (A): During the winter season, the freezing of the water in the sea does not kill the fishes inside it.
Reason(R): Freezing of the water takes place at the surface level only.
An insulation type coating is provided by the ice present on the surface of the sea. That is the reason why the water under it does not freeze.
Q 7 - Assertion (A): In the upper course, the river causes much erosion.
Reason(R): Swift flow of the river takes place in the upper course.
Due to stiff area in the upper course, it is quite natural for the river to flow swiftly and hence cause erosion.
Q 8 - Assertion (A): Goitre is a frequent disease that happens in the area nearby mountains.
Reason(R): Many people in the mountain area do not consume sufficient iodine content food.
The disease is caused by the lack of iodine only and the mountain areas lack iodine.
Q 9 - Assertion (A): Males are more prone to get affected with red green colour blindness as compared to females.
Reason(R): Males have one chromosome whereas females have two.
R is giving the correct explanation of A.
Q 10 - Assertion (A): As compared to Chandigarh, Chennai is very humid.
Reason(R): Chennai is situated beside the sea, but Chandigarh is not.
Sea-side places are more humid.