Climatology-Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 49 - 54 of 68

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Question number: 49

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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What is true of stratosphere?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Its composition is same as that of troposphere

b.

Clouds occur only in restricted regions

c.

Polar nights are associated with it

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 50

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Question

The particles which do NOT readily absorb or retain moisture are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

non-hygroscopic

b.

feldspar

c.

hygroscopic

d.

quartz

Question number: 51

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The transition zone between Troposphere and Stratosphere is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

There is no such zone between Troposphere and Stratosphere

b.

Troposphere

c.

Tropopause

d.

Stratopause

Question number: 52

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Throughout the stratosphere

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

There is a gradual decrease in temperature

b.

There is a gradual increase in temperature

c.

The temperature increases or decreases with latitude

d.

The temperature remains constant

Question number: 53

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Water vapor is almost absent about 10 - 12 km.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There is virtually no atmospheric turbulence above 10 - 12 km.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 54

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Question

Arrange the following constituents of the atmosphere in descending order

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Carbon dioxide, Neon, Oxygen, Argon

b.

Argon Carbon dioxide, Neon, Oxygen

c.

Nitrogen, Oxygen, Argon, Carbon dioxide

d.

Neon, Oxygen, Argon, Carbon dioxide

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