Climatology-Temperature, Pressure and Winds (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 39 - 41 of 41

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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

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