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Climate of Tamil Nadu

Climate of Tamil Nadu

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Question 1
Tamil Nadu has _______ climate.
A
Tropical
B
Temperature
C
Polar
D
Arctic
Question 2
Tropical cyclones occur during the month of _____
A
November
B
January
C
December
D
April
Question 3
Teak and ebony belong to _____
A
Tropical evergreen forest
B
Tropical deciduous forest
C
Mangrove forest
D
Hill forest
Question 4
Tamil Nadu receives _________ rainfall during South west monsoon season.
A
very high
B
low
C
moderate
D
high
Question 5
Northeast monsoon winds blow during _______ months.
A
June to September
B
October to November
C
December
D
March to May
Question 6
Mangrove forests are found in ______
A
Vedaranyam
B
Coimbatore
C
Pudukottai
D
Nilgiris
Question 7
Agni Nakshatram refers to the _____ part of summer season.
A
hot
B
hotter
C
hottest
D
coldest
Question 8
The average humidity of the air is about _____ in the month of May in Tamil Nadu.
A
62%
B
65%
C
70%
D
68%
Question 9
The western parts of Tamil Nadu receive about _____ rainfall from the southwest monsoon.
A
100 cm
B
120 cm
C
150 cm
D
200 cm
Question 10
During the northeast monsoon season the amount of rainfall decreases from ______
A
West to east
B
East to west
C
North to south
D
South to north
Question 11
The district ________ gets rainfall from all the rainy seasons.
A
Erode
B
Ramanathapuram
C
Kanyakumari
D
Vellore
Question 12
Tamil Nadu has only _______ of its land under forest.
A
15%
B
17%
C
19%
D
21%
Question 13
Javadi hills are noted for ______
A
Fruits
B
Vegetables
C
Cereals
D
Paddy
Question 14
Rubber plantations are located in _______
A
Salem
B
Chennai
C
Theni
D
Kanyakumari
Question 15
The hardwood paddock is found in_________
A
Evergreen forests
B
Monsoon forests
C
Mangrove forests
D
Hill forests
Question 16
The state of the atmosphere over an area at any particular point of time is called _______
A
weather
B
climate
C
season
D
monsoon
Question 17
The vertical rays of the sun fall on Tamil Nadu ______ in a year.
A
once
B
twice
C
thrice
D
many times
Question 18
The weather recording station of the coastal regions is located at ______
A
Chennai
B
Vellore
C
Kodaikanal
D
Coimabatore
Question 19
The weather recording station at Vellore records the weather of________
A
interior plains
B
inland regions
C
hilly regions
D
plateaus
Question 20
The relative humidity in Tamil Nadu is found to be high in ______
A
winter
B
summer
C
autumn
D
spring
Question 21
The rate of evaporation is more in ______ in Tamil Nadu.
A
winter
B
summer
C
autumn
D
spring
Question 22
The South west monsoon gives rain to the district of _____
A
Kanyakumari
B
Thirunelveli
C
Ramanathapuram
D
Vellore
Question 23
The district of Tamil Nadu can be grouped into ______ rainfall regions.
A
2
B
3
C
5
D
14
Question 24
Highest percentage of area under forest is located in the _______
A
Nilgiris
B
Javadi hills
C
Coastal areas
D
Thanjavur
Question 25
The dry weather and poor soil allows only ______ trees to grow.
A
Plantation
B
Teak
C
Casuarina
D
Sal
Question 26
Rubber plantations are located in ______
A
Kanyakumari
B
Chennai
C
Thiruvallur
D
Namakkal
Question 27
Tropical evergreen forests are distributed in the regions of _____ cm of annual rainfall.
A
200
B
150
C
100
D
50
Question 28
The largest swamp forest of Pitchavaram is located in the district of ______
A
Cuddalor
B
Nagapattinam
C
Chennai
D
Kanyakumari
Question 29
In the hills of Anaimalai and Nilgiris we have ________ vegetation.
A
Mangrove forests
B
Evergreen forests
C
Hill forest
D
Thorny shrub forests
Question 30
Match the following  
  1. Evergreen forest      a. Forest product
  2. Monsoon forests   b. March to June
  3. Hot season             c. December to February
  4. Cold season       d. Rosewood
  5. Timber           e. Shed the leaves
A
5 3 4 1 2
B
2 1 4 3 5
C
4 1 2 5 3
D
1 4 3 2 5
Question 31
Match the following
  1. Tamil Nadu               a. Chitirai, Vaikasi
  2. Agni Nakshatram      b. Rainy Season
  3. Ilavenil                       c. Kathri Veyyil
  4. Pin pani                      d. Masi and Panguni
  5. Khar Season               e. Tropical Climate
A
5 3 4 1 2
B
3 5 2 4 1
C
4 1 2 5 3
D
2 1 4 3 5
Question 32
Match the following
  1. Coastal regions    a. Eucalyptus trees
  2. Javadi hills           b. Iron wood
  3. Nilgiris                    c. Vellore district
  4. Evergreen forests  d. Rhyzophora
  5. Mangrove forests  e.Casuarina trees
A
3 4 2 5 1
B
3 5 2 4 1
C
5 3 4 1 2
D
2 1 4 3 5
Question 33
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. Climate refers to the sum total of weather conditions and variations over a large area in a long period of time.
  2. Wether refers to the state of the atmosphere over an area at any particular point of time
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 34
In which month the temperature is high in tamil nadu ?
A
March
B
April
C
May
D
June
Question 35
The average humidity in the air in the month of may is
A
58%
B
68%
C
78%
D
88%
Question 36
Which is the coldest month in tamilnadu  ?
A
November
B
December
C
January
D
February
Question 37
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. The relative humidity in the state is found to be higher in the winter when compared to the summer.
  2. The rate of evaporation is higher during summer than in the winter.
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 38
South west monsoon occurs between
A
May to September
B
June to September
C
July to October
D
June to august
Question 39
The districts benefited by the south west monsoon is
A
Kaniyakumari, Coimbatore, dharmapuri, namakkal
B
Kaniyakumari, dharmapuri, theni, nilgiris
C
Salem, kanchepuram, thiruvallur, Coimbatore
D
Niligiri, Coimbatore, kaniyakumari, salem
Question 40
Which district receives high amount of rainfall by south west monsoon ?
A
Kaniyakumari
B
Niligiri
C
Coimbatore
D
Salem
Question 41
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. Most of the eastern and central parts of tamil nadu become rainshadow region  during south west monsoon.
  2. As the south west monsoon starts its downpour of rain in the western ghats, the western parts of tamil nadu become rain shadow region for south west monsoon season.
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 42
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. The coastal and interior plains of tamil nadu are highly benefited by the north east monsoon.
  2. In the north east monsoon season the rainfall decreases from east to west.
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 43
Which is the month of cyclonic rainfall ?
A
November
B
December
C
January
D
October
Question 44
Arrange the districts in the descending order in the order of rainfall from higher to lower ?
A
Chennai, tirunelveli, theni, Madurai, Coimbatore
B
Tirunelveli, Coimbatore, Madurai, theni, Chennai
C
Coimbatore, Madurai, theni, tirunelveli, Chennai
D
Theni, Madurai, Coimbatore, Chennai, tirunelveli
Question 45
Which districts gets rainfall in all the three seasons ?
A
Niligiri
B
Chennai
C
Coimbatore
D
Kanyakumari
Question 46
Arrange the seasons in ascending order in which the tamilnadu gets high amount of rainfall ?
A
Cyclonic rainfall, north east monsoon, south west monsoon
B
North east monsoon , cyclonic rainfall, south west monsoon
C
South west monsoon, north east monsoon, cyclonic rainfall
D
South west monsoon, cyclonic rainfall, north east monsoon
Question 47
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. Monsoon refers to the seasonal reversal in the wind direction between seasons.
  2. The rainy seasons of the tamil nadu is grouped into three seasons.
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 48
According to national forest policy a region should possess how much percentage of its land under forest ?
A
17
B
33
C
44
D
43
Question 49
Tamil nadu has how much percentage of its land under forest ?
A
17
B
33
C
44
D
43
Question 50
Which district possess the high land area under the forests?
A
Theni
B
Dharmapuri
C
Nilgiris
D
Chennai
Question 51
The word monsoon is derived from
A
Latin
B
Arabic
C
Greek
D
French
Question 52
Tamil Nadu has how much hectares of sandal wood plantations ?
A
5,77,000
B
5,88,000
C
4,77,000
D
4,88,000
Question 53
Camphor and eucalyptus trees were found more in which district ?
A
Kanyakumari
B
Nilgiris
C
Dindugal
D
Theni
Question 54
Match
  1. Tropical evergreen forests -  200 cm rainfall
  2. Thorny shrub forests -  salt water
  3. Tropical deciduous forests – low widely scattered trees and bushes
  4. Mangrove forests – 100 to 200 cm rainfall
A
1 3 2 4
B
1 3 4 2
C
3 1 4 2
D
4 2 1 3
Question 55
Tropical evergreen forests are found in
A
Nilgiris and coastal regions, andipatti
B
Slope of nilgiris and anaimalai hills
C
Nilgiris, kanyakumari
D
Pichavaram, vedaranyam
Question 56
Which forests have low widely scattered trees and bushes ?
A
Tropical evergreen forests
B
Tropical deciduous forests
C
Thorny shrub forests
D
Mangrove forests
Question 57
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. Pitchavaram mangrove forests covers about 25 sq.km
  2. Kodikkarai mangrove forests cover about 17 sq.km
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 58
Which forests are found in the high degree of salinity areas ?
A
Tropical evergreen
B
Tropical deciduous
C
Thorny shrub
D
Mangrove forests
Question 59
Mangrove forests are found in
A
Vedaranyam
B
Coimbatore
C
Pudukottai
D
Nilgiris
Question 60
During south west monsoon the annual rainfall is
A
22 %
B
57 %
C
21 %
D
56 %
Question 61
Where did the mangrove forests cover an area of about 1214 hectares ?
A
Arabic ocean
B
Bay of Bengal
C
Indian ocean
D
None of these
Question 62
The amount of rainfall received by the nilgiris and coastal region is
A
Below 800mm
B
From 800 mm to 1000mm
C
From 1000 mm to 1200 mm
D
Above 1400mm
Question 63
Amount of annual rainfall during north east monsoon is
A
22%
B
57%
C
21%
D
56%
Question 64
In which forests the trees, shrubs, climbers and creepers were found ?
A
Tropical evergreen forests
B
Thorny shrub forests
C
Mangrove forests
D
Hill forests
Question 65
Which of the following statements is/are correct ?
  1. Vegetation that grows naturally without the effort of human being  is called natural vegetation.
  2. Tropical deciduous forests are found on the eastern slopes of western ghats.
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
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