The penman evapotranspiration equation is based on
  • a)
    Energy balance method
  • b)
    Mass transfer method
  • c)
    Water budget method
  • d)
    Energy balance and mass transfer approach
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?

SSC Question

Learners World
Jun 11, 2021
The penman formula is a semi-empirical equation combining mass transfer (Ea) and energy budget (H) methods. The formula was developed by Penman in 1948 and is still widely used for calculating the potential evaporation using synoptic meteorological data.
Hence the correct answer is option D.

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