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6 Written questions

6 Multiple choice questions

  1. iso bars
  2. the actual amount of water vapor in the air compared to the possible amount of water vapor in the air
  3. air blows from high to low pressure
  4. air rises in a low pressure zone and condenses to form clouds, the temperature cools
  5. 14.7 lbs./sq. in
  6. a cold polar air mass advances onto a warm air mass, cold dry stable air replaces warm, moist unstable maritime air, there is often precipitation behind the front

6 True/False questions

  1. air pressurethe amount of pressure exerted by weight of air

          

  2. humiditya low pressure zone where wind blows inward and counter clockwise

          

  3. what is the result of a change in air pressure?pressure gradients

          

  4. warm frontwarm moist tropical air replaces cold dry polar air, precipitation comes ahead of the front

          

  5. what is winds source of energy?uneven heating from the sun

          

  6. coriolis effecta cold polar air mass advances onto a warm air mass, cold dry stable air replaces warm, moist unstable maritime air, there is often precipitation behind the front