Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 55 - 58 of 168

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Question number: 55

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Average position of Thermal Equator lies to the north of True equator.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There are larger landmasses in the northern hemisphere.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 56

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

The lowest temperature in the troposphere is at the top of troposphere at the equator.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The troposphere is thickest at the equator.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 57

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

The Noctilucent clouds found in the mesosphere is due to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

meteoric dust particles which act as condensation nuclei for high level convection which transports the water vapor upwards

b.

they are related to electrical charges in the atmosphere

c.

they are not clouds but something else

d.

some incandescent phenomena found in the atmosphere

Question number: 58

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

Near the Earth atmosphere interface, the atmosphere penetrates into the voids and pore spaces of soil and is continuous with ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Transitional atmosphere

b.

Moist atmosphere

c.

Soil atmosphere

d.

Regolith

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