OAE - Integrated Science: Weather Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. One reason that Thomas Jefferson is an important figure is because he:

Question 2 2. A pressure gradient force is

Question 3 3. Which statement is true about air pressure?

Question 4 4. If you were viewing this weather symbol, what type of weather conditions would you expect to be occurring in the area?

Question 5 5. Why can it take a country years to recover from the effects of a tsunami?

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Question 6 6. Which statement correctly describes a front?

Question 7 7. What are changes in temperature without adding or losing heat called?

Question 8 8. A category 1 hurricane is _____ dangerous and will do _____ damage than a category 5 hurricane.

Question 9 9. How are cyclones formed?

Question 10 10. If you were viewing this weather symbol, what type of weather conditions would you expect to find in the area?

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Question 11 11. A tropical depression has winds traveling at what speed?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is produced by thunderstorms?

Question 13 13. The ultimate source of wind is

Question 14 14. What effect does friction have on the Coriolis Effect?

Question 15 15. What happens to air as it expands?

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Question 16 16. Before a thunderstorm can develop, what needs to happen in the atmosphere?

Question 17 17. Where on earth is the term tropical cyclone most likely to be used?

Question 18 18. Your family has decided to vacation in Europe during the early fall. If you wanted to know the climate during that time of year, which of the following data would you NOT want to use?

Question 19 19. When looking at a mountain, where are you likely to view rain falling?

Question 20 20. How does a hurricane get energy?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following will cause air pressure to increase?

Question 22 22. Which of the following describes the movement and size of a tsunami?

Question 23 23. Florida and the Great Plains have tornadoes more frequently than other areas because:

Question 24 24. Which of the following is true about tornadoes?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements is NOT true about weather?

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Question 26 26. Some scientists think tornadoes form due to:

Question 27 27. Which correctly defines flood channels?

Question 28 28. What is the main difference between floods and flash floods?

Question 29 29. What type of air is capable of holding more moisture?

Question 30 30. Sometimes you will see an anvil shaped cloud that is a product of updrafts and downdrafts cycling together. What has developed and will happen next?

OAE - Integrated Science: Weather Chapter Exam Instructions

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