5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Warm sea water eddies that rotate clockwise surrounded by cooler water.
- 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.
- An integrated model combining deep thermohaline circulation and surface currents that resembles a large conveyor belt.
- Western boundary currents of the subtropical gyres are faster, narrower, and deeper than their eastern boundary counterparts.
4 True/False questions
Monsoon → Warm water current usually occurred around Christmas.
El Nino → Seasonal pattern winds of the northern Indian Ocean.
Coastal downwelling → Process where water rises from below to replace the water moving away from the shore.
Coastal upwelling → Process where water stacks up along the shoreline and has nowhere to go but down.