5th Grade NC Science Review 5.E
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which most affects the temperature of an area?
    answer choices
    precipitation
    humidity
    latitude
    vegetation
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Which will most likely result from a low-pressure weather system?
    answer choices
    warm temperatures
    cloudy conditions
    clear conditions
    D. cool temperatures
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q. Which type of weather is usually associated with a cumulus cloud?
    answer choices
    fair
    humid
    foggy
    stormy
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. Which type of cloud is mostly often visible during fair weather?
    answer choices
    altostratus
    cirrus
    cumulonimbus
    stratus
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of weather 
    would most likely  accompany dark 
    nimbostratus clouds? 
    answer choices
    massive tornado 
    a severe hailstorm
    steady rain showers 
    dangerous thunderstorms
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Global winds over the United States blow in which direction?
    answer choices
    east to west
    north to south
    south to west
    west to east
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Global atmospheric patterns are responsible for most local weather.  Which causes these patterns to exist?
    answer choices
    mountain ranges
    greenhouse gases
    holes in the ozone layer
    unequal heating of the Earth
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which explains the high precipitation levels in areas near the equator?
    answer choices
    The equator has very little wind, which causes rain-filled clouds to remain still for longer periods of time
    The equator has stronger winds that cause clouds filled with precipitation to burst, resulting in precipitation
    At the equator, warmer conditions create an increase in evaporation.  Evaporation leads to more precipitation.
    At the equator, warmer conditions create a decrease in evaporation.  Less evaporation leads to more precipitation. 
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. How does the Gulf Stream impact hurricane development off the coast of the southeastern United States?
    answer choices
    Colder water from the Gulf Stream increases the speed and intensity of the hurricane.
    Colder water from the Gulf Stream decreases the speed and intensity of the hurricane.
    Warmer water from the Gulf Stream increases the speed and intensity of the hurricane.
    Warmer water from the Gulf Stream decreases the speed and intensity of the hurricane.
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. Which best explains what type of weather the Gulf Stream usually brings to North Carolina?
    answer choices
    increased wind speed
    increased air pressure
    increased temperature
    increased evaporation
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