Consider the following statements. 1. Prior to 20th-century Cheetahs were widely distributed over Asia & America. 2. Presently they are extinct in India Which of the following is/are correct?
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
The correct option is B B. 2 only 53. B Prior to the 20th century, cheetahs were widely distributed throughout Africa and Asia.Today, the Asian cheetah is nearly extinct due to a decline of available habitat and prey. The species was declared extinct in India long back in 1952.