Consider the following statements about Microthermal Climate:

  1. It has long winters in comparison to summers
  2. This type of climate is found only in northern hemisphere and is absent in southern hemisphere

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

The term micro thermal is used to denote the continental climates of Eurasia and North America. Microthermal climate is found only in northern hemisphere, and is absence in southern hemisphere because of absence of landmass in southern hemisphere.

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