Tornadoes are:

  1. formed only over land and not over water
  2. most common in spring and least common in winter

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because tornadoes are more generally formed over land but they also develop over water. Tornado over water is called a waterspout, which is formed mostly in the tropics and subtropical areas. Second statement is correct.

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