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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 :

The peninsular part of the India experiences peak summers earlier than northern India because


Answer :

there is less rainfall in peninsula during this time
Cold waves from Central Asia sweeps through teh northern plains during this time
Due to the northward movement of the sun, the global heat belt shifts northward
Driest


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 :

A Coriolis Force
(i) Caused by earth's rotation
(ii) is responsible for deflecting winds towards the right in the Northern Hemisphere and towards the left in Southern Hemisphere.
(iii) Caused by earth's revolution.
(iv) Caused by earth's inclination towards its pole at 66i/2%


Answer :

All statements are true.
Only (iii) and (iv) are true.
(i)and (ii) are true.
(ii) and (iv) are true.


Question :

The term 'Monsoon' refers to


Answer :

Seasonal Reversal in the wind direction
Weather condition and climate condition of area larger area
Season of retreating monsoon wind
Season of advancing monsoon


Question :

Cold weather rains in India are locally known as


Answer :

Rabi
Sankranti
Mahawat
Maagh Varsha


Question :

The amount of present in the atmosphere is called Humidity


Answer :

smog
dust
pollution
water vapour


Question :

Which of the following stations has equable temperature ?


Answer :

Lucknow
Mumbai
Amritsar
Nagpur


Question :

Ari imaginary line drawn on the map to join places having same pressure above the sea level is called


Answer :

Isobar
Isohyet
Isotherm
both (a) and (b)


Question :

Mawsynram is located in which of the following hills ?


Answer :

Garo hills
Jaintia hills
Khasi hills
Shillong hills


Question :

In winter, the western cyclonic disturbances originate from which sea ?


Answer :

Mediterranean Sea
Indian Ocean
Shillong
Arabian Sea