Consider the following statements:

  1. The time difference between any two lines of longitude is of eleven minutes
  2. Zero degrees longitude is known as Greenwich Meridian line

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because the time difference between any two lines of longitude is of four minutes. Second statement is correct.

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