5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- An east-west atmospheric pressure seesaw that accompanied El Nino.
- An integrated model combining deep thermohaline circulation and surface currents that resembles a large conveyor belt.
- Process where water stacks up along the shoreline and has nowhere to go but down.
- Current that moves northward along the East Coast of the US warming coastal states and moderating winters in these and northern European regions.
4 True/False questions
Cold-core ring → A circular eddy of a surface current that contains cold water in its center surrounded by warm water and rotates counter-clock wise in the Northern Hemisphere.
Monsoon → Warm water current usually occurred around Christmas.
El Nino → Seasonal pattern winds of the northern Indian Ocean.
Western intensification → An east-west atmospheric pressure seesaw that accompanied El Nino.