Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 128 - 132 of 168

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Question number: 128

» Climatology » Fronts, Temperate and Tropical Cyclones

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Meteorologists group tropical cyclones into three main categories according to: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

wind velocity

b.

barometric pressure in the eye of storm

c.

diameter of the storm

d.

precipitation

Question number: 129

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

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The westerlies and trade winds are example of winds? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

microscale

b.

macroscale

c.

mesoscale

d.

toposcale

Question number: 130

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

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According to single-cell circulation model proposed by George Hadley the most important factor causing the global atmospheric circulation is: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Subsidence at the equator

b.

The jet stream

c.

Temperature contrast between equator and pole

d.

The rotation of the earth

Question number: 131

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

Appeared in Year: 2015

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given volume of air holds 20 gram of water vapor. At that temperature, the air would be saturated with 80 grams of water vapor. What is the relative humidity? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

100%

b.

40%

c.

80%

d.

25%

Question number: 132

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The tropopause is nothing but

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

a thermal boundary which separates troposphere from stratosphere

b.

a terminology for the lower stratosphere

c.

a temperature inversion lid

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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