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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 :

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


Answer :

Altitude
Latitude
Relief
Occan Current


Question :

Chennai receives more rainfall in winter because
(i) The North-East winds pick up moisture while crossing Bay of Bengal.
(ii) In summer, Chennai lies in the rain shadow of Western Ghat.
(iii) The South-East winds pick up moisture while crossing Bay of Bengal.
(iv) In winter Chennai lies in the rain shadow of the Eastern Ghats.


Answer :

(i) and (iii) are correct.
(i),(ii) and (iii) are correct.
Only (i) and (ii) are correct
Only (iv) is correct.


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 :

Mango showers helps in ripening of


Answer :

Apples
Mangoes
Bananas
Coconut


Question :

Which is the coldest place in India ?


Answer :

Dras
Srinagar
Shillong
Bikaner [CBSE CCE 2010]


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 :

Which of the following areas is not an area of low precipitation ?


Answer :

Western Ghats in Gujarat
Leh in Jammu and Kashmir
Deccan Plateau
Assam


Question :

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


Answer :

Cyclone depression
Western disturbance
Retreating Monsoons
South-West Monsoons


Question :

Thiruvananthapuram has low annual range (2.5


Answer :

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