Energy Resources (CBSE-NET (UGC) Environmental Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 34

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Question number: 1

» Energy Resources » Sun as Source of Energy » Solar Radiation

Appeared in Year: 2015

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By the year 2022, Indian government has set a new target of Solar Power generation of (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

4 GW

b.

60 GW

c.

75 GW

d.

100 GW

Question number: 2

» Energy Resources » Air and Thermal Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

The shape of a plume from a tall stack located on a flat terrain is found to be of “fanning” type. It implies that the atmosphere is under the condition of: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Strong lapse rate

b.

Weak lapse rate below inversion

c.

Weak lapse rate

d.

Inversion

Question number: 3

» Energy Resources » Hydroelectric Power

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which of the following countries produce highest amount of hydropower? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Australia

b.

Canada

c.

Italy

d.

India

Question number: 4

» Energy Resources » Air and Thermal Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which of the following air pollutants are released by thermal power plants? (June)

(I) Oxides of nitrogen (II) Oxides of sulphur

(III) Ammonia (IV) Carbon monoxide

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

(1), (III) and (IV) only

b.

(1), (II) and (IV) only

c.

(II) and (III) only

d.

(I), (II, (III) and (IV)

Question number: 5

» Energy Resources » Nuclear Energy - Fission and Fusion

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which of the following nuclides does not undergo fission with low energy neutrons. Uranium-238 is fissionable but it cannot sustain (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

239 Pu

b.

233U

c.

235 U

d.

238 U

Question number: 6

» Energy Resources » Global Warming

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

With respect to CO2, Global Warming potential (GWP) for N20 Over a time horizon of 100 years is estimated to be: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

240

b.

296

c.

156

d.

210

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