Q: 7 (IAS/1995)

The Alpine vegetation in the western Himalayas is found only up to a height of 3000 metres, while in the eastern Himalayas it is found up to a height of 4000 metres,. The reason for this variation in the same mountain range is that
question_subject: 
Geography
question_year: 
1995
question_exam: 
IAS
question_sub_subject: 
Geography of India
question_topic: 
Natural Vegetation and Bio-diveristy
stats: 
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