Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 138 - 143 of 168

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Question number: 138

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Land surface is heated more quickly and to a greater extent than the water surface when subject to an equal amount of insolation

Reason (Ꭱ)

The specific heat of land is more than that of water

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
c. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 139

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is not a necessary condition for condensation? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Saturation

b.

Water vapor

c.

High altitude

d.

Surface

Question number: 140

» Climatology » Fronts, Temperate and Tropical Cyclones

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Hurricane carries which of the following Beaufort Number? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

12

b.

10

c.

9

d.

11

Question number: 141

» Climatology » Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which one of the following atmospheric layers reflect radio waves that are transmitted from the earth and again back to the earth? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Mesosphere

b.

Ionosphere

c.

Stratosphere

d.

Troposphere

Question number: 142

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

The fall in temperature in troposphere is known as: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Adiabatic rate

b.

Temperature rate

c.

Lapse rate

d.

Thermal loss

Question number: 143

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

The mean sea - level pressure of the atmosphere decreases by half at the altitude of: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

12 km

b.

6 km

c.

8 km

d.

10 km

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