5 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Current in Antarctic waters that encircles Antarctica and flows from the west to east at approximately 50 degrees south latitude but varies between 40 and 65 degrees south latitude.
- Also referred to as deep ocean circulation which is caused by differences in temperature and salinity.
- Warm sea water eddies that rotate clockwise surrounded by cooler water.
- Warm water current usually occurred around Christmas.
4 True/False Questions
Coastal downwelling → Process where water rises from below to replace the water moving away from the shore.
Monsoon → Seasonal pattern winds of the northern Indian Ocean.
Coastal upwelling → Process where water stacks up along the shoreline and has nowhere to go but down.
Cold-core ring → Warm sea water eddies that rotate clockwise surrounded by cooler water.