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- River Indus originates from Kailash range.
- Troposphere is the lowest layer of the atmosphere.
- The konkan Railway connects Roha-Mangalore.
- Bark of Cinnamon tree is used as a condiment.
- Herbert Baker was the architect of north and south blocks of the central secretariat in Delhi.
- Saliva helps in the digestion of Starch.
- The longest bone in the human body is Femur.
- Red data book gives gives information about species which are endangered.
- Humming bird is the smallest bird.
- The time period of the pendulum increases when taken to the moon.
- The atmospheric air is held to the Earth by gravity.
- The function of ball bearings in a wheel is to convert kinetic friction into rolling friction.
- ‘Shock-absorbers’ are usually made of steel as it has higher elasticity.
- UNI VAC (Universal Automatic Computer) was the first computer made available for commercial use.
- A communication network which is used by large organisations over regional, national or global area is called WAN.
- Liquid Hydrogen + Liquid Oxygen can be used as fuel in propellant or rockets.
- The addition of gypsum to Portland cement helps in preventing rapid setting of cement.
- White lung disease is prevalent among the workers of Pesticide industry.
- Iodoform is used as an antiseptic.
- Aquarium is a artificial ecosystem.
- Lead is one of the constituents of automobile exhaust that can cause cancer.
- The optimum dissolved oxygen level (in mg/litre) required for survival of aquatic organism is 4-6.
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