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Q. Which of the following statements regarding the International Dateline is/are correct?

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

A
1 only
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B
2 only
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C
Both 1 and 2
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D
Neither 1 nor 2
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Solution

The correct option is B 2 only
Explanation:

Statement 1 is incorrect:
It roughly follows a 180 degrees longitude north-south line on the Earth and passes through the mid-Pacific Ocean.

Statement 2 is correct: If a person crosses International Date Line from west to east, he subtracts a day and if he crosses the line from east to west then adds a day.

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