Introduction of Environmental Science-Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind (CBSE-NET (UGC) Environmental Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 5 of 6

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Question number: 1

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

An endotherm’s basal metabolic rate stays constant throughout a range of environmental temperatures known as the: (June)

(I) lower critical temperature zone

(II) Thermoneutral zone

(III) Higher critical temperature zone

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(I) only

b.

(II) only

c.

(1) and (Il) only

d.

(II) and (III) only

Question number: 2

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind

Appeared in Year: 2015

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With reference to pre-industrial times, the present day average global surface temperature is higher approximately by: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1.5 0C

b.

0.56 0C

c.

1.3 0C

d.

0.85 0C

Question number: 3

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind

Appeared in Year: 2009

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Question

The ionizing radiation, which affects the activities of most of the enzymes, is due to – (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Interaction of electron with body

b.

Photoemission of electron

c.

Interaction of radiation with tissues

d.

Interaction of α-particles, β-and γ-rays with enzymes

Question number: 4

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

The hurricanes have spatial scale of: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

100 m – 10 km

b.

10 km – 100 km

c.

100 km – 1000 km

d.

100 m – 100 km

Question number: 5

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Humidity, Radiation and Wind

Appeared in Year: 2011

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Average value of solar insolation (wm2) at the earth’s surface is – (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

250

b.

450

c.

550

d.

350

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