Q. With reference to the Indian Ocean consider the following statements::
1.It is bounded by Africa and the Arabian Peninsula to the west.
2.It is landlocked in the Northern Hemisphere.
3.It has narrower continental shelves than the Atlantic Ocean.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D
Notes:

Statement 1,2 and 3 are correct. The Indian Ocean is bounded by Africa and the Arabian Peninsula to the west. It is landlocked in the Northern Hemisphere. It has narrower continental shelves than the Atlantic Ocean.

Source: The Times of India