Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 12 of 50

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Question number: 6

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Find out the correct sequence of planetary winds found from the equator to pole. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Trade, Polar wind, Westerlies

b.

Westerlies, Trade, Polar wind

c.

Trade, Westerlies, Polar wind

d.

Polar wind, Westerlies, Trade

Question number: 7

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which one of the locations listed below should have highest annual temperature range? : (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Polar ice cap

b.

Equatorial Island

c.

Tropical coast

d.

Mid-latitude continental center

Question number: 8

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which one of the following is not a factor that affects wind? : (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Friction

b.

Coriolis effect

c.

Magnetism

d.

Pressure gradient

Question number: 9

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Question

The opposite of Adret is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Absorption

b.

Fohn

c.

Chinook

d.

Ubac

Question number: 10

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Question

The highest mean annual temperature has been recorded at

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Phoenix, Arizona

b.

Jacobabad, Pakistan

c.

Dallol, Ethiopia

d.

Lugh, Somalia

Question number: 11

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Seasonal contrast in pressure between land and sea gives rise to: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Monsoons

b.

Land and Sea breezes

c.

Trade winds

d.

Westerly winds

Question number: 12

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Average position of Thermal Equator lies to the north of True equator.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There are larger landmasses in the northern hemisphere.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

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 false but Ꭱ is true

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