2.3 and 3.1 on the study guide
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True or False:All winds are caused by differences in air pressure.
What is the ultimate source of energy that powers the wind?
Unequal heating of Earth's surface within a small area causes...
Which warms up faster, land or water?
Unequal heating of land and water
What are monsoons caused by?
Monsoons supply the rains needed by...
Winds in the Northern Hemisphere turn to the...
True or False:Global winds are created by air moving.
The equator and the poles
Global winds are produced by the movement of air between...
Global winds do what because of Earth's rotation?
Temperature and humidity
Scientists classify air masses acoording to...
Polar air masses have what type of air pressure?