What is the Difference Between a Geyser and a Hot Spring? - Current Affairs Including General Knowledge

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What is the difference between a geyser and a hot spring?

Options

  • Water is ejected explosively in a geyser

  • Water from a geyser may be cold

  • Geysers are formed on volcanic mountains

  • Geysers are more common in cold countries

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Solution

Water is ejected explosively in a geyser

Explanation:

A geyser is a spring characterized by intermittent discharge of water ejected turbulently and accompanied by steam. A hot spring is a spring produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater that rises from the Earth's crust.

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