Which of the following is a symptom of altitude sickness?
(b) Heart palpitations
This question was posed to me by my college director while I was bunking the class.
My question is from Organisms and Populations in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12
The correct answer is (b) Heart palpitations
Easy explanation: Among the above-given options heart palpitation is a symptom of altitude sickness. It occurs due to a decrease in pressure around a person due to which there is a decrease in oxygen level. Some other symptoms are nausea, fatigue, etc.