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Question number: 1

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Earth Systems and Biosphere » Relation Between Landscape, Biomes and Climate

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The largest unit of climax communities representing well-defined climatic zone is referred to as (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Biota
b.

Biosphere

c.

Biome

d.

Landscape

Question number: 2

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Earth Systems and Biosphere » Relation Between Landscape, Biomes and Climate

Appeared in Year: 2011

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The summers in Taiga climatic zone are: (June NET Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Hot and dry

b.

Warm and short

c.

Cool, rainy and short

d.

Hot, humid and long

Question number: 3

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Earth Systems and Biosphere » Relation Between Landscape, Biomes and Climate

Appeared in Year: 2015

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The major conventions of Rio Earth Summit are. (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Basel convention and Bameco convention

b.

Kyoto protocol and Montreal protocol

c.

CBD and climate change

d.

CDM and Nagoya protocol

Question number: 4

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Earth Systems and Biosphere » Relation Between Landscape, Biomes and Climate

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Climate change has become a buzz word throughout the world. In case of the Himalayas the best way to infer whether there is a climate change or not is to:

(I) Monitor tree line

(II) Monitor migration of glaciers

(III) Study alteration in species composition

Choose the correct answer: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

(I) only

b.

(II) only

c.

(I), (II) and (III)

d.

(I) and (II) only

Question number: 5

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Earth Systems and Biosphere » Tropical Cyclones and Western Disturbances

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Main source of energy for a tropical cyclone formation comes from:

(I) Heat of condensation of water vapors in the atmosphere

(II) Torrential rains

(III) Large ocean waves

Choose the correct answer: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

(II) only

b.

(III) and (II) only

c.

(I) only

d.

(I) and (III) only

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