Consider the following statements:

  1. Titan is the largest moon of Jupiter and is the only known moon to have a magnetic field
  2. Ganymede is the largest moon of Saturn and is the only moon to have a dense atmosphere

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

First statement is incorrect because Ganymede is the largest moon of Jupiter, and the only moon known to have a magnetic field. Second statement is incorrect because Titan is the largest moon of Saturn and is the only known moon to have dense atmosphere and the only object other than earth where clear evidence of availability of surface liquid has been found.

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