Q. Consider the following statements regarding tropical evergreen forests:
1.These are found in the western slopes of Western Ghats.
2.These are found in warm and humid areas with an annual precipitation of over 200 cm.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation: Tropical evergreen forests are found in the western slope of the Western Ghats, hills of the northeastern region and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

They are found in warm and humid areas with an annual precipitation of over 200 cm and mean annual temperature above 22o C.

Source: NCERT – Fundamental of Physical Geography