Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 39 - 43 of 46

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Question number: 39

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

A place located at a higher altitude generally experiences ________ than a low elevation place in an adjoining valley? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A greater daily temperature range and lower annual mean temperature

b.

A lower annual mean temperature

c.

A lower daily temperature range

d.

A greater daily temperature range

Question number: 40

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mesoscale - Tornadoes

b.

Synoptic Scale - Valley and mountain winds

c.

Planetary - Waves in the westerlies

d.

Microscale - Turbulence

Question number: 41

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

What happens when Chinook wind is drawn down the leeward slopes of the mountain range? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The saturation vapour pressure increases

b.

The relative humidity decreases

c.

Both a. and b. are correct

d.

None of the above

Question number: 42

» 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.

Coriolis effect

b.

Friction

c.

Magnetism

d.

Pressure gradient

Question number: 43

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Westerlies are examples of (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gusts

b.

Microscale atmospheric motions

c.

Tornados

d.

Macro atmospheric motions

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