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Question number: 1

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given: (December)
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Westerlies

(i)

Equatorial belt

(B)

Monsoon

(ii)

Between trade wind and westerlies

(C)

Doldrum

(iii)

Seasonal wind

(D)

Horse latitudes

(iv)

Roaring forties

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question number: 2

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which term is used to describe the conversion of a solid directly to a gas, without passing through the liquid State? : (2014)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sublimation

b.

Condensation

c.

Freezing

d.

Evaporation

Question number: 3

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Westerlies are examples of (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gusts

b.

Tornados

c.

Macro atmospheric motions

d.

Microscale atmospheric motions

Question number: 4

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

The rate of heating differs between land and water surfaces.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Land gets heated up much more quickly than the water.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 5

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MCQ▾

Question

An ideal emitter, which radiates energy at the maximum possible rates per unit area at any temperature, is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Black box

b.

White body

c.

Black body

d.

Induced radiation

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