Monsoons & Monsoonal Circulations


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Winds that change direction depending on the season and cause a change in the weather are what?

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1. For a summer monsoon in India, which of the following heats up the fastest?

2. When the wind blows inland, what happens?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will evaluate your understanding of monsoons. You will be evaluated on which season was considered wet in India and the explanation for wind to blow to the ocean from fall into winter.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can use the assessment tools to test your knowledge of:

  • What heats up faster during a summer monsoon
  • The explanation for wind to blow to the ocean from fall into winter
  • Winds that change direction and affect climate
  • The wet season in India
  • What occurs when the wind blows into land

Skills Practiced

Practice these skills with the worksheet and quiz:

  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about what heats up faster during a summer monsoon
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding winds that change direction and affect climate
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding monsoons and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To study more information about monsoons, go over the lesson titled Monsoons & Monsoonal Circulations. The lesson contains these objectives:

  • Identify what a monsoon is and where they are typically seen in the world
  • Review the two different types of circulations monsoons carry out
  • Learn about what occurs when monsoon are on land and in water