Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 35 - 38 of 41

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Question number: 35

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Identify the correct statement regarding variation in density of ocean water and air at the same temperature. (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Ocean water is 200 times more denser than air.

b.

Ocean water is 600 times more denser than air.

c.

Ocean water is 800 times more denser than air.

d.

Ocean water is 400 times more denser than air.

Question number: 36

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Hurricane can develop along the equatorial region (Paper - 3 July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Coriolis force is at its maximum over the equator

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
b. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
c. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 37

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following statement is not true about the Coriolis Force? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

It is proportional to wind speed.

b.

It is directly related to frictional force.

c.

It is the effect of earth’s rotation.

d.

It is maximum over polar region.

Question number: 38

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Land surface is heated more quickly and to a greater extent than the water surface when subjects to equal amount of insolation. (Paper - 2 July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

The land is opaque while water is transparent to solar radiation.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
c. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

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