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Which statement correctly defines wind?
The movement of air from areas of low pressure to areas of high pressure
The movement of air to a colder area in the atmosphere.
The movement of air from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure.
The movement of air pushed around and bouncing off Earth's surface.
What is the initial source for global winds and convection in the atmosphere?
heat from the Earth's core
the rotation of the Earth
unequal heating of the Earth by the sun
The Coriolis effect causes ___________.
the Earth to rotate on its axis
global winds to move in a curved path instead of a straight line
the Earth to revolve around the sun