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Question number: 162

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following processes is important for the formation of lightning in a developing cloud? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Strong vertical air currents

b.

Heavy rainfall

c.

Small lapse rate

d.

Absorption of solar cosmic rays

Question number: 163

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

A place located at a higher altitude generally experiences ________ than a low elevation place in an adjoining valley? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A greater daily temperature range and lower annual mean temperature

b.

A lower annual mean temperature

c.

A lower daily temperature range

d.

A greater daily temperature range

Question number: 164

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

Appeared in Year: 2016

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer using the codes given below: (Paper - 3 July)
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Absolute humidity

(i)

The ratio of weight of water vapour to the weight of per unit volume of dry air

(B)

Mixing ratio

(ii)

The total weight of moisture content per unit volume of air

(C)

Relative humidity

(iii)

Mass of water vapour in grams contained in one kilogram of air including water vapour

(D)

Specific humidity

(iv)

The ratio of the amount of water vapour actually present in the air having definite volume and temperature to its maximum amount air can hold at that temperature

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

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