Which among the following is the most saline open sea of the world?

Answer: [C] Red Sea

The salinity of Red Sea is greater than the world average, approximately 4 percent. It has been also cited as most saline open sea due to high rate of evaporation and very little precipitation,  Lack of significant rivers or streams draining into the sea and limited connection with the Indian Ocean, which has lower water salinity.

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