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Weather Forecasting & Analysis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a weather forecast?

Question 2 2. Rain does what to the speed of sound for radar?

Question 3 3. Which of these is not one of the elements of a good forecast?

Question 4 4. Which of these would be most useful for tracking a hurricane?

Question 5 5. What is the first step in predicting the weather?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is the most common form of qualitative verification?

Question 7 7. What question do quantitative verification techniques, like contingency tables, seek to answer?

Question 8 8. Which of these questions can be used to create a contingency table?

Question 9 9. At its most basic, what is verification?

Question 10 10. Which of the following do NOT form part of a weather forecast?

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Question 11 11. What is it called when cold air replaces (or displaces) warm air?

Question 12 12. Which of these is not actually a map?

Question 13 13. Which could help you determine ground temperature?

Question 14 14. Which type of image can help you tell the difference between clouds and rain?

Question 15 15. Why might mountains have an effect on the weather?

Weather Forecasting & Analysis 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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