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Balbharati solutions for Geography 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board chapter 3 - Humidity and Clouds [Latest edition]

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Chapter 3: Humidity and Clouds

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Exercise [Page 23]

Balbharati solutions for Geography 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board Chapter 3 Humidity and Clouds Exercise [Page 23]

Exercise | Q 1 | Page 23

Match the column and complete the chain:

A B C
(A) Cirrus  (i) Vertical extent in the sky (a) Roaring clouds
(B) Cumulonimbus (ii) higher altitude (b) Floating clouds
(C) Nimbostratus (iii) Medium altitude (c)continuous rainfall
 (D) Alto-cumulus (iv) Low altitude  (d) snow flake clouds
Exercise | Q 2.1 | Page 23

Choose the correct word  given below and complete the sentence:

The _______________ of air is dependent on the temperature of air.

  • Cumulonimbus

  • Relative humidity

  • Absolute humidity

  • Condensation

  • Vapour-holding capacity

Exercise | Q 2.2 | Page 23

Choose the correct word given below and complete the sentence:

The amount of vapour in 1 cu.m. of air shows the _____________.

  • Cumulonimbus

  • Relative humidity

  • Absolute humidity

  • Condensation

  • Vapour-holding capacity

Exercise | Q 2.3 | Page 23

Choose the correct word given below and complete the sentence: As _____________is less in desert areas, the air is dry there.

  • Cumulonimbus

  • Relative humidity

  • Absolute humidity

  • Condensation

  • Vapour-holding capacity

Exercise | Q 2.4 | Page 23

Choose the correct word given below and complete the sentence: _____________type of clouds are indicators of storm.

  • Cumulonimbus

  • Relative humidity

  • Absolute humidity

  • Condensation

  • Vapour-holding capacity

Exercise | Q 2.5 | Page 23

Choose the correct word given below and complete the sentence: In a free environment, the __________of the vapour present in the atmosphere takes place around dust particles.

  • Cumulonimbus

  • Relative humidity

  • Absolute humidity

  • Condensation

  • Vapour-holding capacity

Exercise | Q 3.1 | Page 23

Differentiate between:

Humidity and clouds

Exercise | Q 3.2 | Page 23

Differentiate between:

Relative humidity and Absolute humidity

Exercise | Q 3.3 | Page 23

Differentiate between: 

Cumulus clouds and cumulonimbus clouds

Exercise | Q 4.1 | Page 23

Answer the following question: 

Why is the air in a region dry?

Exercise | Q 4.2 | Page 23

Answer the following question:

How is humidity measured?

Exercise | Q 4.3 | Page 23

Answer the following question:

What are the prerequisites for
condensation?

Exercise | Q 4.4 | Page 23

Answer the following question:

What is a cloud? Write its types.

Exercise | Q 4.5 | Page 23

Answer the following question:

Which type of clouds give rain?

Exercise | Q 4.6 | Page 23

Answer the following question:

On what does the percentage of relative
humidity depend?

Exercise | Q 5.1 | Page 23

Give geographical reason: 

Clouds float in the sky.

Exercise | Q 5.2 | Page 23

Give geographical reason:

The proportion of relative humidity
changes according to altitude.

Exercise | Q 5.3 | Page 23

Give geographical reason:

Air becomes saturated.

Exercise | Q 5.4 | Page 23

Give geographical reason:

Cumulus clouds change into
cumulonimbus clouds.

Exercise | Q 6.1 | Page 23

Solve the following:

When the temperature of the air is 30°C, its vapour-holding capacity is 30.37gms/ cu.m. If absolute humidity is 18gms / cu.m. then what would be the relative humidity?

Exercise | Q 6.2 | Page 23

Solve the following:

What would be the absolute humidity of
air if 1 cu.m. air contains 4.08 gms of
vapour at 0°C temperature? 

Exercise | Q 7 | Page 23

Collect the weather related information
from newspapers for the month of July.
Relate the difference in the maximum and
minimum temperatures with humidity.

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Chapter 3: Humidity and Clouds

Exercise
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