Q. The “Indian Standard Meridian” passes through which of the following States?
1. Uttar Pradesh
2. Madhya Pradesh
3. Chhattisgarh
4. Pondicherry
5. Tamil Nadu
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 and 3 only

[B] 3, 4 and 5 only

[C] 1, 2 and 4 only

[D] 4 and 5 only

Answer: A
Notes:

The Indian Standard Meridian passes through mostly 5 states which are Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. 

Source: NCERT – XI India Physical Environment