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Leaves are mostly thick and small to minimize the transpiration in __________________.



A
Thorn forest and scrubs.
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B
Tropical deciduous forest.
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C
Montane forest.
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D
Mangove forest.
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Solution

The correct option is A Thorn forest and scrubs.
  • Trees in Thorn forests and scrubs have mostly thick and small leaves to minimize water loss due to transpiration.
  • In this type of vegetation, trees are scattered and have long roots penetrating deep into the soil in order to get moisture.
  • The main trees of this vegetation are Acacia, Palms, and Cacti. Other important trees are Khair, Babul, Palas, Khatri, and Kajuri.

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