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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Climate - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Climate - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

During winter, there is a area, north of


Answer :

High pressure
Low Pressure
Moderate pressure
Low - High pressure


Question :

The term monsoon originated from


Answer :

German
Hindi
Latin
Arabic


Question :

Which one of the following is the main reason for the horizonal motion of air over the earth's surface ?


Answer :

Variation in atmospheric pressure
Variation in attitude
Variation in temperature
Variation in latitudes.


Question :

In which month the transition season changes the hot rainy season to dry w inter season ?


Answer :

December to February
February to March
June to July
October to November


Question :

During winter season Northern-Western part of India receive rainfall due to


Answer :

Cyclone depression
Western disturbance
Retreating Monsoons
South-West Monsoons


Question :

What generally happens to air temperature as we move from the equator to the poles ?


Answer :

it decreases
it increases
it remains constant
None of the above [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

___________are the fast flowing cold air current in a narrow zone in the upper atmosphere.


Answer :

Loo
Mango showers
Kal Baisakhi
Jet Streams


Question :

Four places (a), (b), (c) and (d) are given below. Name the place which receives the highest rainfall in the world.


Answer :

Silchar
Cherrapunji
Mawsynram
Guwahati


Question :

Which of the following stations has equable temperature ?


Answer :

Lucknow
Mumbai
Amritsar
Nagpur


Question :

The Leeward side of the Western Ghats is drought prone because


Answer :

there are less number of rivers in this region
per capita use of water on agriculture is higher in these areas
much of the S.W. monsoon is blocked by the Western Ghats
the region is the hottest part of the country.