Geography
ASSERTION

The Himalayan ranges show change in vegetation from tropical to Tundra.

REASON

In mountainous area with increase in altitude there is corresponding decrease in temperature which leads to change in vegetation types.


ANSWER

Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion


SOLUTION

With the increase in altitude there is a decrease in temperature. This is the reason why Himalayas have varied vegetation, with tropical dense forest to Tundra forests in which growth is hindered by lower temperatures. 

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