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5 Matching questions

  1. Four Properties of Weather
  2. Meteorologist
  3. Tornadoes
  4. Thunderstorms
  5. Wind
  1. a Air pressure, air moisture, temperature, air movement
  2. b air movement; wind moves from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure; wind is named for th direction of which it comes Ex. North wind blows North to south
  3. c Scientists who study the weather
    Study air masses to make weather forecasts
  4. d Strong windstorms which have cloud shaped like funnels.
  5. e Strong, local storms with lightning, thunder and sometimes hail. May form when warm moist air is forced up by a front.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Day to day conditions in a given area
  2. Large, puffy, look like cotton balls, usually mean good weather, change shape, sit low in the sky.
    Heavy dark cumulus clouds produce storms
  3. Prediction of the weather. Study air pressure, temperature, wind and moisture to determine the forecast.
  4. The amount of water vapor in the air
  5. Storms with strong winds and heavy rains. Occur over a large area and last a long time. Begin over the ocean but can move to shore.

5 True/False questions

  1. Cirrus cloudsLarge, puffy, look like cotton balls, usually mean good weather, change shape, sit low in the sky.
    Heavy dark cumulus clouds produce storms

          

  2. Tropospherelayer of the atmosphere closest to the Earth where most weather occurs, conditions change quickly, contains water & gases

          

  3. ThermometerA wind vane, instrument thta measures wind speed. Has cups that turn from the wind

          

  4. Frontair movement; wind moves from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure; wind is named for th direction of which it comes Ex. North wind blows North to south

          

  5. Beaufort ScalePrediction of the weather. Study air pressure, temperature, wind and moisture to determine the forecast.