Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 165 - 169 of 197

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Question number: 165

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mesoscale - Tornadoes

b.

Synoptic Scale - Valley and mountain winds

c.

Planetary - Waves in the westerlies

d.

Microscale - Turbulence

Question number: 166

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following represents a source of atmospheric energy?

(Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Infrared radiation emitted downward from clouds

b.

Albedo of the earth and the atmosphere

c.

Visible radiation scattered upward into the space

d.

Latent heat released

Question number: 167

» Climatology » Types and Distribution of Precipitation

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

The actual amount of water vapour in a given quantity of air is greater for which of the following temperature relative humidity combinations?

(Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

30 - 100%

b.

0 - 100%

c.

40 - 100%

d.

25 - 100%

Question number: 168

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

What happens when Chinook wind is drawn down the leeward slopes of the mountain range? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The saturation vapour pressure increases

b.

The relative humidity decreases

c.

Both a. and b. are correct

d.

None of the above

Question number: 169

» Climatology » Monsoons and Jet Streams

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Who among the following observed that summer heating of Tibetan Plateau was the most important factor in the monsoonal circulation over India? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Halley

b.

Fohn

c.

Frost

d.

Koteswaram

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