Fronts And Storms Quiz

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Storm Quizzes & Trivia

Take this quiz to practice for the fronts and storms quiz that will be at the end of this week or next week.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Cold fronts move
    • A. 

      Quickly

    • B. 

      Slowly

    • C. 

      They don't move

    • D. 

      They can move slow and fast

  • 2. 
    Warm fronts move
    • A. 

      Quickly

    • B. 

      Slowly

    • C. 

      They don't move

    • D. 

      They can move slow and fast

  • 3. 
    While a cold front is moving through
    • A. 

      There are clear skies

    • B. 

      There is stormy weather

    • C. 

      There is light rain

    • D. 

      There are few clouds

  • 4. 
    While a warm front is moving through
    • A. 

      There are clear skies

    • B. 

      There is stormy weather

    • C. 

      There is light rain

    • D. 

      There are a few clouds

  • 5. 
    After a warm front has moved through there are
    • A. 

      Clear skies and warm weather

    • B. 

      Clear skies and cold weather

    • C. 

      Stormy weather and colder

    • D. 

      Stormy weather and warmer

  • 6. 
    After a cold front has moved through there is
    • A. 

      Dry and cool weather

    • B. 

      Dry and warm weather

    • C. 

      Stormy cool weather

    • D. 

      Stormy warm weather

  • 7. 
    This is an image of a
    • A. 

      Warm front

    • B. 

      Cold front

    • C. 

      Stationary front

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 8. 
    This is an image of a
    • A. 

      Hurricane

    • B. 

      Tornado

    • C. 

      Warm front

    • D. 

      Cold front

  • 9. 
    Cumulonimbus clouds would most likely form during a(n)
    • A. 

      Warm front

    • B. 

      Cold front

    • C. 

      Science class

  • 10. 
    This is an image of a(n)
    • A. 

      Large cumulonimbus cloud

    • B. 

      Tornado supercell

    • C. 

      Tropical depression

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 11. 
    What happens when a hurricane moves over land?
    • A. 

      It gains strength

    • B. 

      It loses strength

    • C. 

      It turns right

    • D. 

      It disappears

  • 12. 
    Where do hurricanes form?
    • A. 

      In the polar regions

    • B. 

      In the tropical regions

    • C. 

      In the temperate regions

  • 13. 
    What is one reason not many hurricanes hit Maryland?
    • A. 

      Maryland is protected with a hurricane shield

    • B. 

      The water is cold

    • C. 

      There are not strong winds

    • D. 

      There are two many mountains

  • 14. 
    Which can have the strongest winds?
    • A. 

      A cold front

    • B. 

      A tornado

    • C. 

      A hurricane

  • 15. 
    Which causes more yearly damage?
    • A. 

      Tornadoes

    • B. 

      Hurricanes

  • 16. 
    What is the center of a hurricane called?
    • A. 

      An eye

    • B. 

      A marquart

    • C. 

      A nose

    • D. 

      A mouth

  • 17. 
    What part of a hurricane causes the most damage?
    • A. 

      The eye

    • B. 

      The eye wall

    • C. 

      The mouth

    • D. 

      The storm surge

  • 18. 
    Which is the widest?
    • A. 

      A tornado

    • B. 

      Mr. Lovara

    • C. 

      A hurricane

  • 19. 
    The strongest winds of a hurricane are found
    • A. 

      The outer part of the hurricane

    • B. 

      Right outside the eye

    • C. 

      In the eye

    • D. 

      In its arms

  • 20. 
    Warm air is _____________ than cold air
    • A. 

      Lighter

    • B. 

      Windier

    • C. 

      Heavier

    • D. 

      Calmer

  • 21. 
    A violent thunderstorm that can produce a tornado is called a(n)
    • A. 

      Updraft

    • B. 

      Mesocyclone

    • C. 

      Supercell

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 22. 
    Hail forms in a
    • A. 

      Cumulus cloud

    • B. 

      Cumulonimbus cloud

    • C. 

      Nimbostratus cloud

    • D. 

      Stratus cloud

  • 23. 
    How does hail form?
    • A. 

      They form when clouds produce precipitation in the mesosphere

    • B. 

      They form by clouds producing large raindrops that fall through a very cold section of The sky causing them to freeze

    • C. 

      An updraft forces water droplets high up in a cloud where they freeze, they make multiple trips getting bigger each time.

    • D. 

      They form because of a tornado occurring in the stratosphere

  • 24. 
    Which statement about tornadoes is true?
    • A. 

      Their low pressure can make houses explode

    • B. 

      They occur most often between 3 pm and 9 pm

    • C. 

      An average tornado can lift up a house

    • D. 

      They kill more people than any other weather event

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