LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
44 views
in GK by (24.2k points)
closed by

Consider the following statements according to Koeppen's classification of climate.

a) The Climatic Regions of Rajasthan by Koeppen are Three.

b) Aw is Semi-Arid region which is found in the southern part of the Rajasthan.

c) Average Rainfall in BShw is 10-20 cm.

d) Steppe and Thorny bushes and grasses are the characteristics of BShw.

Which of the statement/statements given above is/are correct?


1. a only
2. a and b only
3. b and c only
4. d only

1 Answer

0 votes
by (24.2k points)
selected by
 
Best answer
Correct Answer - Option 4 : d only

The correct answer is d only.

  • The Climatic Regions of Rajasthan by Koeppen are Four.
    • Aw
    • BShw
    • BWhw
    • Cwg

  • Aw:
    • It is Tropical Humid region.
    • This type of climate is found in the southern part of the Rajasthan.
    • It covers the areas of Dungarpur, Banswara, Chittorgarh and Jhalawar.
    • Here the temperature range is as follows.
      • Summer - 30-34 degree
      • Winter - 12-15 degree
    • Yearly Rain - 80 cm i.e. 800 mm 
    •  Vegetation - 
      • Deciduous trees of Monsoon type
      • Dense
      • Savanna like region
      • Arid Tropical grassland
    • In Mount Abu, the average rainfall is 150 cm.
  • BShw:
    • It is Semi-Arid.
    • It is found in the Western side of Aravali.
    • It covers the areas of Barmer, Jalore, Jodhpur, Nagore, Churu, Sikar, Jhunjhunu.
    • Average Rainfall - 20-40 cm
    • Here the temperature range is as follows.
      • Summer - 32-35 degree
      • Winter - 5-10 degree
    •  Vegetation -
      • Steppe
        • In physical geography, a steppe is an ecoregion characterized by grassland plains without trees.
      • Thorny bushes and grasses.
  • BWhw:
    • It is the Arid Hot Desert region.
    • It covers the areas of Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Shriganganar, Hanumangarh.
    • Average Rainfall - 10-20 cm
    • Here the temperature is as follows.
      • Summer - 35 degree
      • Winter - 12-18 degree
      • Vegetation -
        • Vegetation less
        • Scanty Rainfall
        • Tough environment
        • Process of evaporation is very active.
  • Cwg:
    • It is Sub Humid, Monsoonal type.
    • It is located at the southeastern part of the Aravali.
    • Areas - Hadoti, Mewat and Dang areas i.e Rajsamand, Bhilwara, Tonk, Dausa, Sawai Madhopur, Alwar, Bharatpur, Dholpur, Kota, Baran, Northern Chittorgarh.
    • Here Bhihad is found.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.

Categories

...