Consider the following differences between Doldrums and Horse latitudes:
- While Doldrums are regions of little or no winds, Horse latitudes are regions of violent winds
- While Doldrum is characterized as rainy region, Horse latitudes are dry and desertic regions
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
First statement is incorrect because both doldrums and horse latitudes are ocean areas characterized by weak or no air flow for a prolonged period of time. Second statement is correct.
This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module