Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 19 - 23 of 57

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Question number: 19

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

MCQ▾

Question

The lapse rate of the atmosphere is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

10 C for every 165 meters

b.

6.50 C for every 1000 meters

c.

400 C for every 100 meters

d.

10 C for every 111 meters.

Question number: 20

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

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Question

The highest official air temperature has been recorded at

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jaisalmer

b.

Somalia

c.

Death Valley

d.

Azizia

Question number: 21

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following places on the earth is the hottest? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jacobabad

b.

Jaisalmer

c.

Quetta

d.

AI Aziza

Question number: 22

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

What is the major wind related phenomenon responsible for summer drought in Mediterranean type of region? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Shifting of trade winds equatorwards in summers.

b.

Blowing of Westerlies from the continents in summers.

c.

Shifting of trade winds polewards in summers.

d.

Blowing South-Westerly.

Question number: 23

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

In the List 1 given the names of local wind and List II given the names of the area. Match correctly List I and List II, select the correct answer from the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (Local Wind) List-Ⅱ (Area)

(A)

Loo

(i)

The Alps

(B)

Chinoock

(ii)

The Rockies

(C)

Khamsin

(iii)

Egypt

(D)

Fohn

(iv)

Rajasthan Desert

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

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