Climatology-Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 4 of 4

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Question number: 1

» Climatology » Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which of the following does not enhance the instability of air? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

intense solar heating in the lowermost atmosphere

b.

radiation cooling of earth’s surface after sun set

c.

radiation earth’s surface after sun set

d.

heating an air mass from below as it passes over a warm surface

Question number: 2

» Climatology » Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere

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Which one of the following atmospheric layers reflect radio waves that are transmitted from the earth and again back to the earth? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mesosphere

b.

Ionosphere

c.

Stratosphere

d.

Troposphere

Question number: 3

» Climatology » Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Increase in temperature with increase in height is known as (Paper 2 December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Normal rate

b.

Adiabatic lapse rate

c.

Inversion of temperature

d.

Lapse rate

Question number: 4

» Climatology » Stability and Instability of the Atmosphere

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Which one of the following phenomena shown in the sketch given below is correct?

Altitude and temperature are given

Altitude and Temperature Are Given

Altitude and temperature are given

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below: (Paper 3 December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Environmental lapse rate

b.

Lower surface inversion

c.

Upper surface inversion

d.

Normal lapse rate

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