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In what direction does the earth rotate on its axis?


  1. Depends on the direction of wind

  2.  West to East

  3. East to West during day time and West to East during night

  4. East to West


Solution

The correct option is B

 West to East


Earth spins around its own axis and it completes one full rotation in 24 hours. Its axis is tilted at an angle of 23.5. It takes approximately 365 days to complete one revolution around the Sun and it rotates on its own axis from West to East.

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