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Pick the incorrect statement.

A
Dams are not a modern invention
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Dams help in the production of hydroelectricity.
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Dams cause depletion of freshwater.
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D
Dams cause mass displacement.
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Solution

The correct option is C Dams cause depletion of freshwater.
Dams are not a modern invention. There are examples of dams that were built during the Mahajanapada era in India. Dams help in the production of hydroelectricity. Construction of dams cause loss of vegetation and mass displacement of people.

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