Can You Pass This Weather Test?

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Weather Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz has been created for students to ascertain the essential weather which can be determined in terms of temperature, humidity, cloudiness, visibility, brightness, wind, and atmospheric pressure, as well as climate changes. Just go through the questions and choose the correct answers. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Rain that freezes when it hits a cold surface is called...
    • A. 

      Freezing rain.

    • B. 

      Sleet.

    • C. 

      Snow.

    • D. 

      Hail.

  • 2. 
    The most common type of precipitation is...
    • A. 

      Rain.

    • B. 

      Sleet.

    • C. 

      Snow.

    • D. 

      Hail.

  • 3. 
    What types of electromagnetic energy come from the sun?
    • A. 

      Ultraviolet

    • B. 

      Visible

    • C. 

      Infrared

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    The method of heat transfer that heats the troposphere is...
    • A. 

      Conduction.

    • B. 

      Convection.

    • C. 

      Radiation.

  • 5. 
    A measure of the amount of water vapor in the air is called...
    • A. 

      Relative humidity.

    • B. 

      Humidity.

    • C. 

      Heat.

    • D. 

      Temperature.

  • 6. 
    When you hang clothes out to dry, what are you hoping for?
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      Condensation

  • 7. 
    The total energy of motion in the molecules of a substance is...
    • A. 

      Temperature.

    • B. 

      Electromagnetic radiation.

    • C. 

      Thermal energy.

    • D. 

      The sun.

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Conduction.

    • B. 

      Radiation.

    • C. 

      Heat.

    • D. 

      Temperature.

  • 9. 
    A form of energy that can travel through space...
    • A. 

      Thermal energy.

    • B. 

      Heat.

    • C. 

      Electromagnetic radiation.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    An instrument that measures relative humidity is called a ...
    • A. 

      Anemometer.

    • B. 

      Psychrometer.

    • C. 

      Thermometer.

    • D. 

      Barometer.