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Difference between Oceanic and Continental Crust

April 1, 2016

The oceanic crust is composed of dark, iron-rich rock similar to basalt. It is high in silica and magnesium, that is why called SIMA. It is often distinguished from the mantle by having more silica. This implies that Oceanic crust is more basaltic. Since Magnesium is denoted...

Difference Between Deer And Antelopes

January 11, 2016

Taxonomically, both deer and antelopes belong to same order called Artiodactyla or Even-toed ungulates. In the even-toed animals, the weight of the body of the animal is borne by 3rd and 4th toe of the forefeet. Most of the four-footed animals belong to this order. Common examples...

What is Difference between Paramilitary Forces and Central Armed Police Forces?

January 2, 2016

Indian armed forces consist of three services viz. Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force. The President of India is the Supreme Commander of Indian Armed Forces {as per article 53(2)}. With around 13 Lakh active personnel, India has world’s third largest military force. The armed...

Difference Between Peat, Lignite, Bituminous and Anthracite

November 3, 2015

Coal is primarily made of Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen, Sulphur and varying quantities of aluminium, zirconium and many other minerals. In terms of increasing carbon content, hardness, heat content and decreasing moisture coal is of three types viz. Lignite, Bituminous and Anthracite. Further, Peat, first step in...

Difference between White Cement and Ordinary Portland Cement

November 3, 2015

White Portland cement is made from raw materials containing little or no iron or manganese, the substances that give conventional cement its gray color. So the secret of the White cement is raw material. Apart from that only whitest chalk is used together with light colored sand...

Difference Between Payment Banks and Small Finance Banks

June 23, 2015

The following table gives a crisp overview of small finance banks and Payment banks. Difference Small Bank Payments Bank Eligibility Professionals with 10 years in financial services or promoter group with 5 year track record Card Issuers, Finance Companies, Business Correspondents, Telecom Companies, Retailers etc. Capital Requirement...

Difference between Niti Ayog and Planning Commission

June 23, 2015

Planning Commission was an advisory body, and so is Niti Ayog. But the key difference between them is that while the former had powers to allocate funds to ministries and states; this function will be now of finance ministry. Niti Ayog is essentially a think tank and...

Difference between share and debenture

May 5, 2015

The key difference between a share and a debenture is that while share represents part of ownership of a company,  debenture acknowledges loan or debt to the company. Thus, a shareholder is a participant in the profits as well as losses of the company but a debenture...

Difference between hypothetical imperative and categorical imperative

March 28, 2015

Imperatives are formula of a reason that determines the will of the action. Imperatives can be expressed in terms of what ought to do. All imperatives are communicated by doing an action conferring to the standard of a will that it will provide a good ending in...

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