The Tropic of Cancer Does Not Pass Through?

By Esha Dhawan|Updated : August 29th, 2022

A) Jharkhand

B) Orissa

C) West Bengal

D) Chattisgarh

The Tropic of Cancer does not pass through the state of Orissa. Hence, the answer is option B) Orissa. It passes through the middle part of the country and through eight different states that don’t include Orissa.

Answer:

The Tropic of Cancer does not pass through Orissa

Here is a list of Indian states through which the Tropic of Cancer passes: Rajasthan, Tripura,

Gujarat, Jharkhand, Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, and West Bengal. What’s more, the Tropic of Cancer passes through a river called Mahi twice in India.

What is the Tropic of Cancer?

The Tropic of Cancer is an imaginary line situated north of the Equator at an angle of 23.50 degrees. The T.O.C passes through the middle of India crossing 8 different Indian states. Moreover, the Tropic of Cancer passes through a total of 17 countries which includes India.

Summary:

The Tropic of Cancer Does Not Pass Through?

The Tropic of Cancer does not pass through the state of Orissa. Thus, the correct option is B) Orissa. The T.O.C passes through 8 states in India that include the following:

  • Mizoram (Champhai)
  • Tripura (Udaipur)
  • Gujarat (Jasdan)
  • Rajasthan (Kalinjarh)
  • Madhya Pradesh (Shajapur)
  • Jharkhand (Lohardaga)
  • Chhattisgarh (Sonhat)
  • West Bengal (Krishnanagar)

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