Climatology-Heat Budget of the Earth (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 5 of 14

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Question number: 1

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Which of the following is transmitted in long wave?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Terrestrial radiations

b.

All radiations

c.

Solar radiation

d.

Insolation

Question number: 2

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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

Question number: 3

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If the elevation of the sun declines, the albedo will - (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Decline

b.

Remain the same

c.

Increase

d.

No change

Question number: 4

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The atmospheric gases absorb much of the terrestrial radiation except with wavelengths of between 8.5 to 14 microns. This is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Atmospheric gap

b.

Atmospheric windows

c.

Greenhouse windows

d.

Radiation windows

Question number: 5

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Which one of the following is correct sequence of electromagnetic radiation from the sun from shortest wavelength to the longest wave length?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Visible light rays, ultraviolet rays, radio waves, infrared rays

b.

ultraviolet rays, infrared rays, radio waves, visible light rays

c.

ultraviolet rays, visible light rays, infrared rays, radio waves

d.

infrared rays, visible light rays, radio waves, ultraviolet rays

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