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Question number: 6

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which of the following phenomena is not a natural hazard? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chemical contamination

b.

Lightning

c.

Wildfire

d.

Landslide

Question number: 7

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

World Meteorological Organization’s (WMO) objective has been to reduce the number of deaths due to hydro meteorological disasters over the decade 2010 - 2019 by (with reference to the decade 1994 - 2003) (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

75%

b.

80%

c.

25%

d.

50%

Question number: 8

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Question

Which of the following is meteorological hazard?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Avalanche

b.

Blizzard

c.

Landslide

d.

Coastal crosion

Question number: 9

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

Occurrence of natural hazards is affected by:

(1) Land use changes

(2) Drainage and construction

(3) Ozone depletion

(4) Climate change

Choose the correct answer from the code given below: (November 2017)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(1), (2) and (3)

b.

(1), (3) and (4)

c.

(2), (3) and (4)

d.

(1), (2) and (4)

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