Earth Science Regents Review Quiz

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Earth Science Regents Review Quiz

We are on a very special planet which is the Earth. We must not only be proud that it is the only inhabitable place in the universe but also be active in knowing or learning how it works in order to give us life that we deserve.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How does the wind move in a low pressure?
    • A. 

      Clockwise and outwards

    • B. 

      Counterclockwise and inwards

    • C. 

      Straight and direct

    • D. 

      Curved and spiral

  • 2. 
    How does the wind move in a high pressure?
    • A. 

      Outward and clockwise

    • B. 

      Inward and counterclockwise

    • C. 

      Spiral or curved

    • D. 

      Straight and direct

  • 3. 
    What is the instrument used to measure wind speed?
    • A. 

      Wind vane

    • B. 

      Rain gauge

    • C. 

      Thermograph

    • D. 

      Anemometer

  • 4. 
    What indicates a bad weather?
    • A. 

      High pressure

    • B. 

      Low pressure

    • C. 

      Normal pressure

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    What indicates a good weather?
    • A. 

      High pressure

    • B. 

      Low pressure

    • C. 

      Normal pressure

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    What do you call a tree giving off water vapor into the air?
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      Condensation

    • C. 

      Transpiration

    • D. 

      Precipitation

  • 7. 
    What is a cold front?
    • A. 

      Warm air moving into cold air

    • B. 

      Cold air moving into warm air

    • C. 

      Cold air mixing with warm air

    • D. 

      Warm air mixing with cold air

  • 8. 
    What is a warm front?
    • A. 

      Warm air moving into cold air

    • B. 

      Cold air moving into warm air

    • C. 

      Cold air mixing with warm air

    • D. 

      Warm air mixing with cold air