Q. Which of the following forests have the characteristic of no definite time for trees to shed their leaves, flowering and fruition?

[A] Tropical evergreen forests

[B] Tropical Deciduous forests

[C] Tropical Thorn forests

[D] Montane forests

Answer: A
Notes:

Explanation: Tropical evergreen forests are well stratified, with layers closer to the ground and are covered with shrubs and creepers, with short structured trees followed by tall variety of trees.

  • In these forests, trees reach great heights up to 60 m or above.
  • There is no definite time for trees to shed their leaves, flowering and fruition.

Source: NCERT – Fundamental of Physical Geography