Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 87 - 92 of 168

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Question number: 87

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Find the incorrect statement from the following: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

There is an increase of precipitation at an altitude above 2 kms.

b.

On the eastern side of the ocean in the sub-tropical region are dry regions.

c.

High rainfall totals are linked to westerlies in both hemispheres.

d.

Equatorial regions receive heavy convectional rain.

Question number: 88

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

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The rain-fed and rain-shadow areas are the characteristics of the (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cyclonic rainfall

b.

Convectional rainfall

c.

Orographic rainfall

d.

Thermal rainfall

Question number: 89

» Climatology » Insolation

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The outermost portion of the Sun’s atmosphere is called as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chromosphere

b.

Corona

c.

Photosphere

d.

Halo

Question number: 90

» Climatology » Hydrological Cycle

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Lysimeter can also be used to measure

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Evaporation

b.

Sublimation

c.

Evapo Transpiration

d.

Transpiration

Question number: 91

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The boundary of the Homosphere corresponds with the boundary of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Lonosphere

b.

Mesosphere

c.

Troposphere

d.

Stratosphere

Question number: 92

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

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The average amount of solar energy received per unit area per unit time at the outer most boundary of the atmosphere is referred to as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Solar Constant

b.

Solar Congruence

c.

Sun Spot

d.

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