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100

Which of the following forms as a cold air mass meets a warm air mass?

A) Icy Front

B) Cold Front

C) Warm Front

D) All of the above

What is a Cold Front?

100

Which of the following is used by meteorologists to predict the weather?

A)Radar

B)Anemometer

C)Satellite

D)All of the above

What is all of the above?

100

Which of the following is a type of storm that is accompanied by lighning and loud rumbling thunder?

A)Hurricane

B)Tornado

C)Thunderstorm

D)Snowstorm

What is a thunderstorm?

100

Which of the following is a prediction of what the weather will be for a particular day, week, or longer period of time?

A) Satellite

B) Meteorologists

C) Forecast

D) Map

What is a forecast?

200

What kind of front has layers of gray clouds and steady precipitation? 

A) Icy Front

B) Cold Front

C) Warm Front

D) All of the above

What is a Warm Front?

200

Which weather tool measures air pressure in units called millibars?

A)Rain Gauge

B)Barometer

C)Anemometer

D)Radar

What is Barometer?

200

Which of the following is a mobile, and often destructive force of rotating winds that have the appearance of a funnel shaped cloud?

A)Hurricane

B)Tornado

C)Thunderstorm

D)Snowstorm

What is a Tornado?

200

Which of the following could a person expect from seeing a picture of a cloud on a weather map in the area where they live?

A)It will be sunny

B)It will be rainy

C)It will be cloudy

D)It will be stormy

What is it will be cloudy?

300

Which of the following is a large body of air that has about the same temperature, air pressure, and moisture throughout it?

A) Air Pressure

B) Air Mass

C) Front

D) South Pole

What is a Air Mass?

300

Which weather tool measures the speed of wind in miles or kilometers per hour?

A) Rain Gauge

B) Barometer

C) Anemometer

D)Radar

What is a anemometer?

300

Which storm is where large amounts of snowfall in a particular areas?

A)Hurricane

B)Tornado

C)Thunderstorm

D)Snowstorm

What is a Snowstorm?

300

Which of the following is a scientist who studies weather?

A)Astrologist

B)Geologist

C)Paleontologist

D)Meteorologist

What is a Meteorologist? 

400

Which of the following is the place where two air masses meet?

A) Front

B) Air Pressure

C) Anemometer

D) Temperature

What is a Front?

400

Which weather tool measures the amount of precipitation that has fallen in a certain area?

A)Rain Gauge

B)Barometer

C)Anemometer

D)Radar

What is a rain gauge?

400

Which of the following is a storm that hits the southeatern United States in a special season with huge swirling winds that bring heavy rain?

A)Hurricane

B)Tornado

C)Thunderstorm

D)Snowstorm

What is a hurricane?

400

Which of the following is the amount of water vapor in the air?

A)Humidity

B)Thermometer

C)Barometer

D)Temperature

What is humidity?

500

What would most likely change very suddenly when a front moves across an area?

A)Geography

B)Geology

C)Weather

D)Habitats

What is weather?

500

Which gives people the opportunity to evacuate an area that is expecting bad weather?

A)Rain Gauge

B)Barometer

C)Satellite

D)Warning

What is a warning?

500

What type of weather is brought on by a warm front?

A)Sunshine

B)Cloudy but no rain

C)Hurricanes

D)Storms

What is a storm?

500

What makes air move?

A)Air flows from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure

B)Air flows from areas of low pressure to areas of high pressure

C)Air flows from areas of no pressure to areas of no pressure

D)Air flows from areas of no pressure to areas of high pressure

What is air flows from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure?

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