Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 106 - 111 of 168

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Question number: 106

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

MCQ▾

Question

Heat budget on the surface of the earth is maintained by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Absorption by the earth

b.

Reflection of incoming solar radiation

c.

Refraction by the dust particles

d.

Incoming insolation in short waves and terrestrial radiation

Question number: 107

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Water vapor is almost absent about 10 - 12 km.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There is virtually no atmospheric turbulence above 10 - 12 km.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

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 true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 108

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

Arrange the following constituents of the atmosphere in descending order

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Carbon dioxide, Neon, Oxygen, Argon

b.

Argon Carbon dioxide, Neon, Oxygen

c.

Nitrogen, Oxygen, Argon, Carbon dioxide

d.

Neon, Oxygen, Argon, Carbon dioxide

Question number: 109

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

MCQ▾

Question

What unit of solar energy does the earth intercept? (Millionth)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2, 200

b.

2, 300

c.

2, 000

d.

2, 100

Question number: 110

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Question

The highest official air temperature has been recorded at

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jaisalmer

b.

Somalia

c.

Death Valley

d.

Azizia

Question number: 111

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

MCQ▾

Question

Greenhouse effect is caused by which property of carbon dioxide.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It’s capacity to absorb heat

b.

transparency to short wave radiation and opaqueness to long wave radiation

c.

Its quality of having high heat of condensation

d.

transparency to long wave radiation and opaqueness to short wave radiation

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