Geography

# Mention a geographical reason for the following. Western Rajasthan receives no rain from the Arabian Sea branch of the South West Monsoon winds.

##### SOLUTION
Western Rajasthan receives no rain from the Arabian Sea branch because winds run parallel to Aravalli hills as such they pass without any obstacles.

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Q1 Single Correct Medium
The reason for Rajasthan being deficient in rainfall is _________.
• A. The monsoon fail to reach this area
• B. It is too hot
• C. There is no water available and thus the winds remain dry
• D. The winds do not come across any barrier to cause necessary uplift to be cooled

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Q2 Subjective Hard
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