Consider the following statements:
1. Highest Temperature of Oceans is on Equator
2. Average annual temperatures for the northern hemisphere is more than that of southern hemisphere
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [B] Only 2

Highest temperature is not recorded at the equator rather it is a bit north of it. Also we should note that the average annual temperature of all the oceans is 17.2°C. The average annual temperatures for the northern and southern hemispheres are 19.4°C and 16.1°C respectively.


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