Weather and Climate One Mark Questions

8th Standard EM

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Social Science

Time : 00:30:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 20
    5 x 1 = 5
  1. Earth's atmosphere contains about __________ percentage of nitrogen and oxygen.

    (a)

    78% and 21%

    (b)

    22% and 1%

    (c)

    21% and 0.97%

    (d)

    10% and 20%

  2. ________is generally defined as the average conditions of the weather of a place or a region.

    (a)

    earth

    (b)

    atmosphere

    (c)

    climate

    (d)

    sun

  3. The scientific study of climate is called ____

    (a)

    meterology

    (b)

    climatology

    (c)

    ornithology

    (d)

    biology

  4. Meaning of the Greek word 'Klimo'

    (a)

    Inclination

    (b)

    Temperature

    (c)

    radiation

    (d)

    Conduction

  5. ______ prepared the First climatic Atlas of the worls.

    (a)

    Al-Balakhi

    (b)

    Allauddin

    (c)

    Al-bhutha

    (d)

    Allen

  6. 5 x 1 = 5
  7. _________ refers to the condition of atmosphere for a short period of time

    ()

    weather

  8. The scientific study of weather is called __________.

    ()

    meteorology

  9. The highest temperature ever recorded on the earth is __________.

    ()

    Green land Ranch of Death Valley

  10. The Lowest air pressure recorded at _______ near Guam, Mariana Island Pacific ocean.

    ()

     Typhoon Tip

  11. The standard air pressure at sea level is _______

    ()

    1013.25 mb.

  12. 5 x 1 = 5
  13. The atmosphere is a layer of gases surrounding the planet.

    (a) True
    (b) False
  14. The Scientific study of weather is called Climatology.

    (a) True
    (b) False
  15. Isobar Equal amount of rainfall

    (a) True
    (b) False
  16. Isohyet Equal amout of rainfall

    (a) True
    (b) False
  17. Isotherm Equal Temperature

    (a) True
    (b) False
  18. 5 x 1 = 5
  19. Climate

  20. (1)

    Long Term Changes

  21. Isonif

  22. (2)

    Hygro meter

  23. Rain fall

  24. (3)

    Equal Snowfall

  25. Air pressure

  26. (4)

    Aneriod Barometer

  27. Humidity

  28. (5)

    Raingauge

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