Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 76 - 81 of 168

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Question number: 76

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following is not a factor to affect the atmospheric pressure? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Rainfall

b.

Altitude

c.

Temperature

d.

Presence of water vapour

Question number: 77

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The Van Allen Radiation belts are

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

belts of ionized particles

b.

electrically charged particles

c.

magnetically charged particles

d.

regions of high neutron density

Question number: 78

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Atmosphere gets heated up

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

After mid-day

b.

In the early morning

c.

At mid-day

d.

In the late evening

Question number: 79

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The atmospheric layer, which reflects radio waves, is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Exosphere

b.

Stratosphere

c.

Thermosphere

d.

Ionosphere

Question number: 80

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Which of the statement is/are true about tropopause?

(1) It is a continuous surface

(2) It is a discontinuous surface

(3) It extends to 300 latitude in winter and 350 latitude in summer

(4) There can be a multiple tropopause in middle latitudes.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

2, 3 and 4 are correct

b.

1, 2 and 3 are correct

c.

3 and 4 are correct

d. All of the above

Question number: 81

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

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What percentage of solar radiation is reflected back from above the atmosphere and land into space (in percent)?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

30 + 17

b.

31 + 4

c.

30 + 4

d.

28 + 2

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