Both Potato and Sweet Potato:
1. are underground stems
2. belong to same plant family
3. originated in Central America
Which among the above is / are correct?

Answer: [D] None is correct

First statement is incorrect because Potato is swollen underground stem whereas sweet potato is swollen root. Second statement in incorrect because they are from distant families. Third statement is also incorrect. Sweet Potato originated in Central America, Potato in Peru.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module