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Q9. Consider the following statements about Red Sanders:

1. It is found in southern Eastern Ghats mountain range of South India.

2. This tree is valued for the rich red colour of its wood.

Which of the above statements are correct?


  1. a) 1 only

  2. b) 2 only

  3. c) Both 1 and 2

  4. d) Neither 1 nor 2


Solution

The correct option is C

c) Both 1 and 2


Red Sanders/Red Sandalwood /Saunders Wood

  • Found in southern Eastern Ghats mountain range of South India.
  • This tree is valued for the rich red color of its wood. The wood is not aromatic.
  • The tree is not to be confused with the aromatic Santalum sandalwood trees that grow natively in South India.
  • Red sandalwood has been used for making the bridge and also the neck of the Japanese musical instrument Shamisen and in furniture in China for its porch appearance.

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