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5 Matching questions

  1. Maritime Polar
  2. Trade Winds
  3. Psychrometer
  4. Warm Front
  5. Jet Stream
  1. a Prevailing winds that blow northeast from 30 degrees north latitude to the equator and that blow southeast from 30 degrees south latitude to the equator
  2. b instrument used to measure relative humidity
  3. c the front of an advancing mass of warmer air
  4. d Cold and humid air mass. forms over icy cold North Pacific and Atlantic oceans. brings fog, rain, and cool temperatures to the West coast
  5. e a high-speed high-altitude airstream blowing from west to east near the top of the troposphere

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. contains cool, dense air that descends toward the earth's surface and becomes warmer
  2. an increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere (especially a sustained increase that causes climatic changes)
  3. an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure
  4. the front of an advancing mass of colder air
  5. Dry and cool air that come from the poles over land.

5 True/False questions

  1. Anemometermeasuring instrument for measuring temperature

          

  2. Thermometermeasuring instrument for measuring temperature

          

  3. Prevailing WindsPrevailing winds that blow northeast from 30 degrees north latitude to the equator and that blow southeast from 30 degrees south latitude to the equator

          

  4. Polar EasterliesPrevailing winds that blow from east to west between 60degrees-90degrees latitude in both hemisphere.

          

  5. Low Air Pressurecreated when air heats and expands, causes rain and stormy weather