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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Why do winds change during the day and night near a beach?
    answer choices
    The warm air over land sinks and stays there
    The warm air over water sinks and stays there
    The temperature over air and the land change
    Cool air links over the land and stays there
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. How does air move?
    answer choices
    Warm air rises and cool air sinks
    Warm air sinks and cool air rises 
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q. What kind of weather would you expect in a low pressure system?
    answer choices
    Warm temps
    Cool temps
    Clear conditions 
    Cloudy conditions 
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. What kind of weather would you expect in a low pressure system? 
    answer choices
    Rain
    Clear Skies
    Sunny 
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What kind of weather would you expect in a high pressure system? 
    answer choices
    Warm temps
    Cool temps
    Clear conditions
    Cloudy conditions 
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. What kind of weather would you expect in a high pressure system?
    answer choices
    Rain
    Clear skies
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q. How do air masses move across the US? 
    answer choices
    The trade winds move the air masses from west to east
    The jet stream moves air masses from west to east
    The trade winds move the air masses from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific  Ocean
    The Gulf Stream air moves around the Gulf of Mexico
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. How does wind move?
    answer choices
    From area of high pressure to low pressure
    From areas of low pressure to high pressure
  • Question 9
    120 seconds
    Q. Why do we have winds on Earth?
    answer choices
    Because of the trade winds
    Because of Earth's orbit around the Sun
    Because earth receives the sun's rays unevenly 
  • Question 10
    120 seconds
    Q. Which has the greatest effect on wind speed?
    answer choices
    Wind direction
    Air pressure
    Precipitation
    Location 
  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q. What kind of season would you experience in the Northern Hemisphere in December? 
    answer choices
    winter
    summer
    fall
    spring 
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. What kind of season would you experience in the southern hemisphere in December?
    answer choices
    winter 
    spring
    summer 
    fall
  • Question 13
    120 seconds
    Q. Which characteristic best describes the jet stream?
    answer choices
    Rotates air in a high pressure system
    It separates air from the equator
    It forms a boundary between cold and warm air masses
    It is the air around a tornado funnel 
  • Question 14
    120 seconds
    Q. Which of the below describes El Nino's impact on the earth?
    answer choices
    Strong winds
    cold, icy conditions 
    Droughts, flooding, warmer ocean temps
  • Question 15
    120 seconds
    Q. How is North Carolina affected when the jet stream is above the state?
    answer choices
    NC will have warmer weather
    NC will have colder weather
    NC will have tropical weather
    NC will have mild weather 
  • Question 16
    120 seconds
    Q. How is NC affected when the jet stream is below the state?
    answer choices
    NC will have warmer weather
    NC will have colder weather
    NC will have tropical weather
    NC will have mild weather 
  • Question 17
    120 seconds
    Q. Which process changes water from a liquid to a gas?
    answer choices
    precipitation
    cooling
    evaporation
    condensation 
  • Question 18
    120 seconds
    Q. What is the cause of rising surface temps of the Pacific Ocean, drought in the Western US, and flooding on the Pacific coast of South America? 
    answer choices
    the Gulf Stream
    the jet stream
    La Nina
    El Nino 
  • Question 19
    120 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is an example of condensation in the water cycle? 
    answer choices
    clouds forming in the atmosphere 
    drops of water falling through the air
    puddles disappearing on a hot day
    streams flowing into rivers
  • Question 20
    120 seconds
    Q. Above a continent, a warm air mass slowly passes over a cold air mass. As the warm air begins to cool, clouds form. What will most likely happen next?
    answer choices
    Rain wil fall
    Hurricanes will form
    Lightning will strike
    Hail will form 
  • Question 21
    120 seconds
    Q. This is the day to day change in temperature, precipitation, wind and air pressure 
    answer choices
    climate
    weather
    atmosphere
    wind 
  • Question 22
    120 seconds
    Q. This is the long term patterns over a period of time in an area
    answer choices
    weather
    climate 
    atmosphere 
    wind 
  • Question 23
    120 seconds
    Q. water that falls to the earth
    answer choices
    evaporation 
    precipitation 
    transpiration 
    condensation 
  • Question 24
    120 seconds
    Q. Where 2 air masses meet is called ______?
    answer choices
    maritime
    low pressure
    front
    high pressure
  • Question 25
    120 seconds
    Q. Used to measure humidity
    answer choices
    thermometer
    barometer
    hygrometer
    anemometer
  • Question 26
    120 seconds
    Q. used to measure wind speed
    answer choices
    anemometer
    wind vane
    barometer
    hygrometer 
  • Question 27
    120 seconds
    Q. used to measure the direction of wind
    answer choices
    anemometer
    wind vane
    barometer
    thermometer 
  • Question 28
    120 seconds
    Q. used to measure air pressure
    answer choices
    hygrometer
    anemometer
    wind vane
    barometer 
  • Question 29
    120 seconds
    Q. This is an example of what type of front on a weather map? 
    answer choices
    Stationary 
    Occluded 
    Cold
    Warm 
  • Question 30
    120 seconds
    Q. On a weather map this symbol means what? 
    answer choices
    Stationary 
    Occluded
    Warm
    Cold
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