Classical

Atmosphere & Winds - Section 2

1:  

The portion of the atmosphere which extends from the earth's surface upto 6-8 miles and experiences decrease in temperature at constant rate is

A.

Stratosphere

B.

Tropopause

C.

Troposphere

D.

Ionosphere

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


2:  

Whlch of the folowing sequences of atmospheric layers is correct from below ?

A.

Stratosphere. Ionosphre. Trapopanse, Troposphere

B.

Ionosphere, Troposphere, Stratosphere. Tropopause

C.

Troposphere, Tropopause. Stratosphere, Ionosphere

D.

Tropopause, Troposphere , lonosphere, Stratosphere

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


3:  

Doldrums are

A.

High latitudes ,with heavy snow.

B.

Equatorial Zone with low pressure.

C.

High pressure areas on mountains.

D.

Sub - polar zone with high pressure.

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


4:  

The instrument used for measuring air pressure is called

A.

Anemometer

B.

Barometer

C.

Hygrometer

D.

Thermometer

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


5:  

Anticyclones are so called because

A.

They move in a direction opposite to that of cyclones

B.

They are systems of divergence and outflow of air

C.

They have high pressure gradient

D.

They destroy the cyclonic conditions

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :




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