The process of evaporation of water in nature is one of the basic components of the hydrological cycle. The other process that is considered to be essential for the completion of hydrological cycle is the
Options: flow tide and ebb tide in a river, movement of water vapour in the atmosphere, flow of water in the sea, movement of water in the water table
On a night when the sky is clear, the temperature may dip considerably; on a cloudy night the temperature will usually dip much less. The reason for this difference is that
Options: the clear sky allows radiant energy to escape readily from the earth, on a cloudy night the clouds are warm and therefore retard the cooling, the clear sky allows the cold of outer space to reach the earth, current of air carry the heat away from the earth on a clear night
Which of the following international organisations has started the scheme 'Partnership for Peace' for a group of nations?
Options: Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP), North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), Organisations of African Unity (OAU)
The new committee system constitutes an improvement over the earlier committee system in so far as
Options: it assures representation to all the political parties in proportion to their strength in the Parliament, it enables the Parliament to examine the grants of all the ministries and departments in detail, it enables the Parliament to accept the demands of various ministries without scrutiny, None of the above