Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 30 - 34 of 41

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Question number: 30

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Land surface is heated more quickly and to a greater extent than the water surface when subject to an equal amount of insolation

Reason (Ꭱ)

The specific heat of land is more than that of water

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

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

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 31

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is not a necessary condition for condensation? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Saturation

b.

Water vapor

c.

High altitude

d.

Surface

Question number: 32

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

The mean sea - level pressure of the atmosphere decreases by half at the altitude of: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

12 km

b.

6 km

c.

8 km

d.

10 km

Question number: 33

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is a local cold wind? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bora

b.

Khamsin

c.

Foehn

d.

Chinook

Question number: 34

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is essential for the formation of equatorial westerly? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Large-scale earthquake over the equator.

b.

Shifting of trade-wind belt towards poles.

c.

Large-scale forest-fire in the equatorial rain forest.

d.

Shifting of polar easterlies towards equator.

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