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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 :

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 :

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 :

Which of the following states suffer from loo ?


Answer :

Tamil Nadu
Uttar Pradesh
Gujarat
None of these


Question :

What is the full form o f ' ITCZ ' ?


Answer :

The International Tropical Convergence Zone
The International Tropical Convergent Zone
The Interstate Tropical Convergence Zone
The Inter Tropical Convergence Zone


Question :

The wind blowing in the Northern plain in summer


Answer :

Kal Baisakhi
Trade wind
Loo
All above


Question :

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


Answer :

Mediterranean Sea
Indian Ocean
Shillong
Arabian Sea


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 :

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 :

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 :

The term monsoon originated from


Answer :

German
Hindi
Latin
Arabic