Assertion (A): Iron ore is the basic mineral and the backbone of India.

Reason (R): India is rich in good quality Iron ore.

 

Answer :

So, the correct answer is (A) : Both assertion (A) and reason (R) are true  and reason (R) is the correct explanation of  assertion (A).  

Explanation :

  •   Assertion (A): Iron ore is the basic mineral and the  backbone of India. India has different varieties or iron ore like Hematite and Magnetite,so this is True.
  •   Reason (R) : India is rich in good quality Iron ore. This is also True.
  • And, India relies heavily on its iron ore reserves to meet its requirements in the electrical industry, so, R is the correct explanation of A.

Thus,

  • Assertion is true
  • Reason is true
  • Reasoning is the correct explanation for Assertion 

 So, the correct answer is (a)

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.