Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 13 - 18 of 46

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Question number: 13

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Some portion of the solar energy is reflected back. It is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Solar constant

b.

Greenhouse effect

c.

Albedo

d.

Radiation

Question number: 14

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Which of the following inferences are true?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Polar regions receive their maximum amount of solar radiation during the summer solstice

b.

The Equator has two radiation maxima at the Equinoxes

c.

Theoretically the amount received of solar radiation during the Summer solstice is maximum in southern hemisphere

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 15

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There is a gradual increase of temperature with height in the atmosphere this is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Convection Lapse rate

b.

Temperature inversion

c.

Adiabatic Lapse rate

d.

None of the above

Question number: 16

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following is not a factor to affect the atmospheric pressure? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Rainfall

b.

Altitude

c.

Temperature

d.

Presence of water vapour

Question number: 17

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Atmosphere gets heated up

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

After mid-day

b.

In the early morning

c.

At mid-day

d.

In the late evening

Question number: 18

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The ELR is because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Larger absorption of radiation by lower atmosphere

b.

The Upper atmosphere is deficient in water vapor

c.

the atmospheric heat source lies at the surface of the Earth

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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