Weather Patterns
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which weather instrument measures air pressure?

    answer choices

    anemometer

    barometer

    rain gauge

    wind vane

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Mary Ellen hears on the news that there is a high pressure system over the area. What item should she take with her to the park?

    answer choices

    raincoat

    snow boots

    sunglasses

    umbrella

  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Mark wants to measure the rate of air movement. Which weather variable should Mark measure?

    answer choices

    wind speed

    air pressure

    air temperature

    relative humidity

  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q.

    At which point would relative humidity be the highest?

    answer choices

    over land

    over water

  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Sandy observed the sky one morning and noticed it was full of stratus clouds. What weather prediction should she make?

    answer choices

    light rain all day

    low chance of rain

    heavy rain and hail

    strong thunderstorms

  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Shawn recorded information about weather conditions every two hours. Which of the following could he use to provide more ACCURATE information:


    10:00 a.m. quite warm

    12:00 p.m. warm

    2:00 p.m. hot

    answer choices

    wind vane

    barometer

    hygrometer

    thermometer

  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q.

    A weather report claims that it will be a sunny and dry day. What evidence would support this claim?

    answer choices

    high precipitation

    high humidity

    low air pressure

    high air pressure

  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Rita is talking to her grandmother. She says she thinks there might be a thunderstorm soon. What question should Rita ask to determine whether a thunderstorm is likely?

    answer choices

    How much cloud cover is there?

    How many clouds are there?

    What type of clouds do you see?

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Meteorologists get weather data from

    answer choices

    satellites

    text book

    computer

  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What type of air mass would form over a sunny desert?

    answer choices

    cold and dry

    warm and humid

    warm and dry

    cold and humid

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