Climatology-Insolation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 8 - 12 of 12

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Question number: 8

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Arrange the following in terms of decreasing albedo.

(1) Fresh Snow

(2) Glacier Ice

(3) Pine Forest

(4) Silty Loam

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2, 4, 3

b.

1, 4, 2, 3

c.

2, 1, 4, 3

d.

2, 4, 1, 3

Question number: 9

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The outermost portion of the Sun’s atmosphere is called as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chromosphere

b.

Corona

c.

Photosphere

d.

Halo

Question number: 10

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Although the actual insolation increases with altitudes the temperature is lower because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decrease in water vapor

b.

Increased radiation loss through the atmosphere

c.

Adiabatic cooling

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 11

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Relatively cool spots are called ________ while relatively hot spots are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sun spots, Hot spots

b.

Fusion Spot, Faculae

c.

Sun spots, Faculae

d.

Faculae, Sun spots

Question number: 12

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decline

b.

Increase

c.

No change

d.

Remain the same

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