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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 :

Which one of the following warm ocean currents replaces the Peruvian cold current ?


Answer :

Kuroshio
El Nino
South Pacific Current
Gulf Stream [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

Which is the coldest place in India ?


Answer :

Dras
Srinagar
Shillong
Bikaner [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

Which of the following states suffer from loo ?


Answer :

Tamil Nadu
Uttar Pradesh
Gujarat
None of these


Question :

Which of the following plays a major role in determining the climate of place ?


Answer :

Altitude
Latitude
Relief
Occan Current


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 :

Mango showers occur in which of the following group of two states ?


Answer :

Bihar and West Bengal
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh
Karnataka and Kerala
Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh


Question :

Four statements regarding El-Nino are given below. Write then in correct order.
(i) Its presence leads to an increase in sea-surface temperature and weakening of the trade winds in a region
(ii) It is the name given to periodic development of the warm ocean current along the coast of Peru as a temporary replacement of cold Peruvian Current
(iii) It starts flowing during summer
(iv) It is a Spanish word which means 'the child' and refers to baby Christ.


Answer :

(iv), (iii), (ii), (i)
(iv), (ii), (i), (iii)
(iv), (i), (ii), (iii)
(ii), (iv), (iii), (i)


Question :

The climate and associated weather condition in India are governed by :
(i) Pressure and surface winds
(ii) Upper air circulation
(iii) Western cyclonic disturbance and Tropical cyclones


Answer :

only (i) and (ii)
only (ii) and (iii)
All (i), (ii) and (iii)
(i) is true but (ii) and (iii) are incorrect.


Question :

The tentative dates for the arrival of monsoon in Delhi are


Answer :

Between 15th June to 1st July
Between 15th May and 1st June
Between 1st July and 15th July
Between 1st June and 15th June


Question :

During winter, there is a area, north of


Answer :

High pressure
Low Pressure
Moderate pressure
Low - High pressure