Environmental Geography-Air Pollution (CBSE-NET (UGC) Paper-I): Questions 7 - 11 of 11

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Question number: 7

» Environmental Geography » Air Pollution

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Question

Inside rural homes, the source/sources of Nitrogen Oxide Pollution is:

(1) Unvented gas stoves

(2) Wood stoves

(3) Kerosene heaters

Choose the correct code:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(1) and (2) only

b.

(1), (2) and (3)

c.

(2) only

d.

(2) and (3) only

Question number: 8

» Environmental Geography » Air Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Identify the air pollutant in urban areas, which irritates eyes and also respiratory tract of human beings. (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Surface ozone

b.

Carbon monoxide

c.

Oxides of nitrogen

d.

Particulate matter

Question number: 9

» Environmental Geography » Air Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

The dominant source of pollution due to oxides of nitrogen (Equation ) in urban areas is (January)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Road transport

b.

Commercial Sector

c.

Energy use in industry

d.

Power plants

Question number: 10

» Environmental Geography » Air Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2017

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

In urban areas, smog episodes occur frequently in winters. (November Paper 1)

Reason (Ꭱ)

In winters, a lot of biomass is burnt by people for heating purposes or to keep themselves warm.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

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

c.

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

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 11

» Environmental Geography » Air Pollution

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

Which of the following pollutants is the major cause of respiratory disease? (November 2017)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Suspended fine particles

b.

Volatile organic compounds

c.

Carbon monoxide

d.

Nitrogen oxides

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