Which one of the following types of vegetation is referred as Monsoon forest?
A. Tropical Dry-evergreen forests
B. Tropical Moist-deciduous forests
C. Tropical Semi-evergreen forests
D. Tropical Dry-deciduous forests
Answer: Option B
Solution(By Examveda Team)Tropical Moist-deciduous forests is referred as Monsoon forest. The tropical deciduous forests are also called monsoon forest because the trees in these forests shed their leaves during dry season and re-grow during monsoon.
C. Lakshadweep Islands
D. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Which of the following characteristics are associated with the dry monsoon forest of India?
1. Annual rainfall is below 50 cm
2. The trees are short rooted
3. Thorny shrubs and grassland
4. Mango, Mahua, Sisam and Keeker are the prominent trees.
A. 1 and 2
B. 2 and 4
C. 3 and 4
D. 1, 2 and 3