Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 18 - 22 of 168

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Question number: 18

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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If fragments of volcanic activity find its way into stratosphere, then

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It will react with ozone

b.

It will remain there for long periods

c.

It will bet scattered throughout the stratosphere

d.

It will sink immediately into the troposphere

Question number: 19

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Which of the following statements concerning stratosphere is correct?

(1) There is a large temperature difference between January and July.

(2) Temperature falls with increasing height throughout stratosphere in January.

(3) It has Noctilucent clouds

(4) It burns the meteorites

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2, and 4 are correct

b.

1, 2 and 3 are correct

c.

1 and 2 are correct

d.

All of the above

Question number: 20

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The lower portion of the thermosphere is composed mainly of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Hydrogen and Helium

b.

Oxygen and Nitrogen in atomic form

c.

Helium only

d.

Oxygen and Nitrogen in molecular form

Question number: 21

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The stratosphere is extremely dry with no clouds. However, very rare cloud that occur are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cumulo Nimbus clouds

b.

Mother of pearls

c.

Nacreous clouds

d.

Both b. and c. are correct

Question number: 22

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Find out the correct sequence of planetary winds found from the equator to pole. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Trade, Polar wind, Westerlies

b.

Westerlies, Trade, Polar wind

c.

Trade, Westerlies, Polar wind

d.

Polar wind, Westerlies, Trade

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