Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 112 - 117 of 168

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Question number: 112

» Climatology » Insolation

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Question

Relatively cool spots are called ________ while relatively hot spots are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sun spots, Hot spots

b.

Fusion Spot, Faculae

c.

Sun spots, Faculae

d.

Faculae, Sun spots

Question number: 113

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Some heat is received by the atmosphere even after Sunset from: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Invisible Solar radiation

b.

Latent heat

c.

Radioactive processes

d.

Terrestrial radiation

Question number: 114

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Question

Earth’s early atmosphere had a high temperature because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

high temperature of the earth’s surface

b.

bombardment of X-ray and gamma ray

c.

high amount of carbon dioxide

d.

high amount of cosmic radiation

Question number: 115

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which one of the following places on the earth is the hottest? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jacobabad

b.

Jaisalmer

c.

Quetta

d.

AI Aziza

Question number: 116

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Question

The tropopause, which acts as a ceiling to weather generated in troposphere tends to be ________ in elevation in summer than in winter and ________ at the equator than at the poles.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

higher, higher

b.

lower, lower

c.

higher, lower

d.

lower, higher

Question number: 117

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The lighter gases do not become abundant in the upper atmosphere.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There is a large scale turbulent mixing of the atmosphere.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

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

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