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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. when air reaches saturation because it has been heated and it rises because it's density has been reduced.
  2. a process by which air reaches saturation by being forced up and over mountains.
  3. a ground level cloud formed by nighttime radiational cooling of a humid air layer. Common on clear nights with light winds over damp areas such as rain soaked fields or wetlands.
  4. the temperature below freezing to which air must be cooled to reach saturation.
  5. a boundary in which a warm air mass is over taking a cold air mass.
  6. a temperature drop that accompanies a pressure reduction on an air parcel, as when air parcels rise within the atmosphere.

6 True/False questions

  1. Dew Pointthe temperature above freezing to which air must be cooled to reach saturation.

          

  2. Foga boundary that exists between air masses with different temperatures and/or water vapor concentrations.

          

  3. Cold Fronta boundary in which a cold air mass is overtaking a warm air mass.

          

  4. Air Massa large volume of air with uniform temperature and water vapor concentrations.

          

  5. Saturationa general name for a ground level cloud that forms when cold air comes in contact with relatively warm water.

          

  6. Advection Foga ground level cloud formed by nighttime radiational cooling of a humid air layer. Common on clear nights with light winds over damp areas such as rain soaked fields or wetlands.

          

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