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Climatology Objective Questions and Answers | Geography Questions GkSeries

21 The deflection of the winds to the right in the northern hemisphere is caused by :
A revolution of the earth
B rotation of the earth
C uneven heating of the earth
D All the above

Answer: Option [B]
22 Atmospheric pressure exerted on earth is due to :
A rotation of earth
B revolution of earth
C gravitational pull
D uneven heating of earth

Answer: Option [C]
23 Which one of the following has the hightest wind velocity ?
A Typhoon
B Hurricane
C Cyclone
D Tornado

Answer: Option [D]
24 Ozone-hole in the atmosphere is largely caused by the presence of :
A Oxygen
B Hydrogen
C Chloro-floro-carbon
D Radio-active waste

Answer: Option [C]
25 Speed of the wind is measured by :
A barometer
B hygrometer
C thermometer
D anemometer

Answer: Option [D]


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