Climatology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 23 - 28 of 197

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Question number: 23

» Climatology » Insolation

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Uneven distribution of insolation of the earth is maintained by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Direction of the winds

b.

Presence of the pressure belts

c.

Spherical shape of the earth

d.

Distribution of land and water

Question number: 24

» Climatology » Insolation

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A southward of facing mountain and hill slope in northern hemisphere

(1) Receive more sunlight

(2) Receive less sunlight

(3) Receive more rainfall

(4) Has thick vegetation

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only 1

b.

1 and 2

c.

2, 3 and 4

d.

All of the above

Question number: 25

» Climatology » Insolation

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The latitude, which receives the maximum amount of insolation is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Equator

b.

Tropic of Capricorn

c.

Tropic of Cancer

d.

Arctic Circle

Question number: 26

» Climatology » Monsoons and Jet Streams

Appeared in Year: 2014

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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.

Koteswaram

c.

Frost

d.

Fohn

Question number: 27

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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The diurnal variation in the level of carbon dioxide is brought by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Photosynthesis during day and Respiration at night

b.

Photosynthesis

c.

Respiration

d.

None of the above

Question number: 28

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

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The amount of energy received by the earth in outer limit of its atmosphere is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

About 2 grams calories per cm2 per minute

b.

120 calories per m2 per hour

c.

2 kg calories per cm2 per hour

d.

2 calories per cm2 per second

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