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Question number: 1

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

National Disaster Management Authority functions under the Union Ministry of: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Home Affairs

b.

Environment

c.

Water Resources

d.

Defense

Question number: 2

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Volcano

(i)

A vent through which molted substance comes out

(B)

Flood

(ii)

Tremors produced by passage of vibratory waves through rocks of earth

(C)

Earthquake

(iii)

Excess rainfall and uneven distribution of water

(D)

Drought

(iv)

Lack of rainfall of sufficient duration

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

Question number: 3

» 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: 4

» 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: 5

» Natural Hazards » Classification of Hazards

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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

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