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Climate Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Weather is to climate as _____ is to _____.

Question 2 2. Why is the climate of New York not as mild as the climate of San Diego?

Question 3 3. What is required in order for CFCs to break down ozone?

Question 4 4. Increased atmospheric turbidity leads to what?

Question 5 5. Which of the following are responsible for local, as opposed to global, climate change?

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Question 6 6. The climate zone Af represents:

Question 7 7. How much have sea levels risen in the past 100 years?

Question 8 8. The spatial scale of climate change refers to

Question 9 9. Zone B-Dry Climates are further divided into the following subcategories:

Question 10 10. Which climate zones are found nearest to the equator?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is true of continental climates?

Question 12 12. The movement of continents over the earth's surface influences climate by which of the following?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is true of growth rings in trees?

Question 14 14. Where is a rain shadow effect most likely to occur?

Question 15 15. What does eccentricity refer to?

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Question 16 16. Which is NOT a classification in the Köppen system?

Question 17 17. How is ozone that is found in the troposphere considered harmful?

Question 18 18. Which is NOT true about the Köppen Climate Classification system?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is true of maritime climates?

Question 20 20. Prevailing winds

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Question 21 21. Select the concentration of ozone that is naturally found in the stratosphere.

Question 22 22. The initial Montreal Protocol of 1987 vowed to reduce CFC production by _____.

Question 23 23. Foraminifera are

Question 24 24. What is best represented by the diagram below?

Question 25 25. The average temperature on Earth has increased by how much over the past 100 years?

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Question 26 26. What is the greenhouse effect?

Question 27 27. Which is NOT a way that people are working to control global climate change?

Question 28 28. Paleoclimatology is

Question 29 29. What might you expect to find in regions classified as Group A?

Question 30 30. Which categories represent the mid-latitude climates?

Climate Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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