Hurricanes
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the source for warming up ocean water?
    answer choices
    the sun
    water movement
    wind
    fish peeing in the ocean water
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. A hurricane rotates _____.
    answer choices
    Clockwise
    Counterclockwise 
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. The pressure inside a hurricane is _______.
    answer choices
    High
    Low
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. In order for a hurricane to form, the water must be ________.
    answer choices
    Cool
    Warm
    Cold
    Hot
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The center of a hurricane is called the ______.

    answer choices

    center

    brain

    eye

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The major difference between a tropical storm and a hurricane is __________.

    answer choices

    rainfall amounts

    wind speed

    air temperature

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What causes damage in a hurricane?
    answer choices
    Winds
    Flooding
    Storm Surge
    All of the above
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What destroys a hurricane? 
    answer choices
    Strong vertical winds
    Cold water
    Movement over land
    All of the above
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Hurricanes develop in ________ regions.
    answer choices
    Arctic
    Tropical
    Arid
    None of the above
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Hurricane season goes from ______ 1st to _______ 30th
    answer choices
    June, October
    April, September
    June, November
    May, October
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Where do most hurricanes develop?
    answer choices
    Middle of the United States
    Near the Equator
    Near Canada and Alaska
    Antarctica
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Warm ocean currents generally come from
    answer choices
    The North Pole
    The South Pole
    The Equator
    Both A and B
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Ocean currents have an affect on which two things
    answer choices
    climate and weather
    temperature and density
    land and sea
    equator and poles
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. What process brings the deep cold ocean currents up to the surface?
    answer choices
    Conduction
    Global Wind Patterns
    Convection Currents
    Temperature and salinity
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. 2. Which are bigger, hurricanes or tornadoes?
    answer choices
    Tornadoes
    Hurricanes
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. 10. What is the strongest category of hurricane?
    answer choices
    Category 5
    Category 10
    Category 1
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. What is another name for a hurricane below the Equator (in Australia)?
    answer choices
    hurricane
    matey
    cyclone
    krikey
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of a scientist who studies weather?
    answer choices
    biologist
    geologist
    optometrist
    meterorologist
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of a hurricane in Asia?
    answer choices
    Cyclone
    Typhoon
    Bob
    Dennis
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of a hurricane in North America?
    answer choices
    Hurricane
    Typhoon
    Cyclone
    Tornado
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