Up, Up, and Away
Water you mean?
Lunatic
Weather, Man
Let the great world spin
100

This is the study of forces and processes of the atmosphere and its changes that produce weather.

What is meteorology?

100

This is the part of the water cycle where heat causes liquid water to change into a gas, water vapor.

What is evaporation?

100

Draw an image of new moon.

100

This is any dangerous meteorological condition.

What is severe weather?

100

Earth completes one of these every 365.25 days.

What is a revolution?

200

This is the layer of mixed gases that surround the Earth.

What is the atmosphere?

200

This is the part of the water cycle where water vapor cools and becomes a liquid. Water droplets can be suspended as clouds.

What is condensation?

200

This is the phase of the lunar cycle in which the visible surface area of the moon is getting smaller.

What is waning?

200

This is the place where warm and cold air meet.

What is a front?

200

Earth completes one of these every 24 hours.

What is a rotation?

300

This is the order of the layers of the atmosphere from the inside out.

What are the troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, and exosphere?

300

This is the part of the water cycle where the water droplets are too heavy to be suspended in clouds and fall to the Earth.

What is precipitation?

300

This is the phase of the lunar cycle in which the visible surface area of the moon is getting larger.

What is waxing?

300

This weather instrument measures air pressure.


This weather instrument measures temperature.

What is a barometer?


What is a thermometer?

300

This is the imaginary line that runs from the north to south pole through the center of the Earth.

What is the axis?

400

This layer of the atmosphere contains the ozone layer.

What is the stratosphere?

400

This is the part of the water cycle where water flows on the ground and collects in a body of water.

What is surface runoff?

400

This shape of the moon is one that is more than a half-moon but less than full.

What is gibbous?

400

This weather instrument measures relative humidity.


This weather instrument measures wind direction.

What is a hygrometer?


What is a wind vane?

400

This is the main cause of the seasons.

What is the Earth's tilt?

500

This is the most abundant element in the atmosphere.

What is nitrogen?

500

This is a severe weather type and form of precipitation.

What is hail?

500

This shape of the moon is less than a half-moon.

What is a crescent?

500

This type of front forms when a cold front or warm front stops moving. This happens when two masses of air are pushing against each other, but neither is powerful enough to move the other. 

What is a stationary front?

Daily Double: How is this shown on a weather map?

500

If it is the Summer Solstice in North America, it is what holiday in South America?

What is the Winter Solstice?

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