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GK Questions and Answers on Climate | General Awareness Questions on Climate

16 Which layer of the atmosphere extend's from the Earth's surface upto 6-8 miles and experiences decrease in temperature in constant rate ?
A Stratosphere
B Troposphere
C Mesophere
D Thermosphere

Answer: Option [B]
17 What is the most important factor in thunderstorms development ?
A Atmospheric stability
B Atmospheric pressure
C Atmospheric stability
D Temperature inversion

Answer: Option [C]
18 Which one of the following is not a form of precipitation ?
A Hall
B Fog
C Snowfall
D Rainfall

Answer: Option [B]
19 Shadow effect is associated with which one of the following rainfall ?
A Cyclonic rainfall
B Orographic rainfall
C Convectional rainfall
D Frontal rainfall

Answer: Option [B]
20 A layer in the Earth's atmosphere called Ionosphere facilitates radio communication. Why ?
I. The presence of ozone causes the reflection of radio waves to Earth
II. Radio waves have a very long wavelength
A I only
B II only
C Both I and II
D Neither I nor II

Answer: Option [D]


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