Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 93 - 98 of 168

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1977 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 550.00 or

Question number: 93

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

The best known ionic layers which reflects radio waves is the ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Stratosphere

b.

Kennelly Heaviside layer

c.

Radio layer

d.

lonopause

Question number: 94

» Climatology » Global Warming

MCQ▾

Question

The urban areas are slightly warmer than the adjoining regions due to absorption and storage (failure to radiate) of solar radiation by the urban fabric and the heat generated by the city’s industries, buildings and traffic. This is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Heal island

b.

Urban island

c.

Dwelling heat

d.

City heat

Question number: 95

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

MCQ▾

Question

The ELR is because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Larger absorption of radiation by lower atmosphere

b.

The Upper atmosphere is deficient in water vapor

c.

the atmospheric heat source lies at the surface of the Earth

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 96

» Climatology » Insolation

MCQ▾

Question

Although the actual insolation increases with altitudes the temperature is lower because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decrease in water vapor

b.

Increased radiation loss through the atmosphere

c.

Adiabatic cooling

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 97

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

The ultraviolet rays do not reach up to the surface of the Earth because of its absorption by the following Atmospheric layer?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Stratosphere

b.

Troposphere

c.

Ozonoshpere

d.

Ionosphere

Question number: 98

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

The upper reaches of heterosphere is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Magnetosphere

b.

Solar atmosphere

c.

Exosphere

d.

Chemosphere

Sign In