In which region is the depletion of ozone particularly marked?

Category: QuestionsIn which region is the depletion of ozone particularly marked?
Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

In which region is the depletion of ozone particularly marked?
 
(a) Equatorial region
 
(b) Temperate region
 
(c) Tropical region
 
(d) Antarctic region
 
I had been asked this question during an online interview.
 
I’d like to ask this question from Environmental Issues in portion Environmental Issues of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

Correct answer is (d) Antarctic region
 
Easy explanation: The stratosphere found in the upper layer of the atmosphere has good ozone. This layer acts as a shield and absorbs the harmful, injurious ultraviolet (UV) radiations from the sun. In the Antarctic region, the depletion of ozone particularly marked.