Consider the following statements about Anti-Cyclone:

  1. The air movement is counter-clockwise for anti-cyclone in the Southern Hemisphere
  2. The strongest anti-cyclones are formed over Gulf-Stream and they travel westward through the Caribbean 

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

First statement is correct. Second statement is incorrect because the strongest anticyclones occur over snow-covered portions of Asia and North America in the winter.

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