Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 118 - 123 of 168

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Question number: 118

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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What is the major wind related phenomenon responsible for summer drought in Mediterranean type of region? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Shifting of trade winds equatorwards in summers.

b.

Blowing of Westerlies from the continents in summers.

c.

Shifting of trade winds polewards in summers.

d.

Blowing South-Westerly.

Question number: 119

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Which of the following is NOT a highly variable constituent

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Water vapor

b.

Ozone

c.

Particles

d.

Radon

Question number: 120

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Question

Which statement best explains the nature of tropopause

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is isothermal

b.

It is a temperature inversion zone

c.

It is below the stratosphere

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 121

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The height of the tropopause is maximum at the equator.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Convection activity is most marked at the equator.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 122

» Climatology » Fronts, Temperate and Tropical Cyclones

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

V. Bjerknes Model is related with: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Origin of mid-latitude cyclones

b.

Origin of anticyclones

c.

Origin of Monsoons

d.

Origin of tropical cyclones

Question number: 123

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Question

Ionized particles ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

increase in frequency in the atmosphere

b.

are rarely found

c.

are replaced by other particles at a greater height

d.

All of the above

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