Air Masses And Weather Fronts! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Air Masses And Weather Fronts! Trivia Questions Quiz

Air masses and weather fronts are interconnected and are the cause of variations in the weather. Weather fronts are created in a zone between two air masses. How comfortable are you when it comes to differentiating the different types of fonts and how they occur? This quiz will give you some enlightenment. Do give it a shot and see how well you will do. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which type of air front is represented by the image?
    • A. 

      Warm front

    • B. 

      Cold front

    • C. 

      Occluded front

    • D. 

      Stationary Front

  • 2. 
    Which air front is represented by the image?
    • A. 

      Warm front

    • B. 

      Cold front

    • C. 

      Occluded front

    • D. 

      Stationary front

  • 3. 
    Why do warm water currents begin around the Equator?
    • A. 

      The Sun's rays are the warmest around the Equator.

    • B. 

      The warm water travels from the Earth's poles to the Equator.

    • C. 

      The warm breeze off the of the coast of South America warms the Equator area.

    • D. 

      The Equator has extremely warm soil under the ocean.

  • 4. 
    This event can best be identified as
    • A. 

      Warm front

    • B. 

      Cold front

    • C. 

      Occluded front

    • D. 

      Stationary front

  • 5. 
    Air masses from the Pacific and Atlantic oceans that are close to the north pole...
    • A. 

      Continental polar air mass

    • B. 

      Maritime polar air mass

    • C. 

      Continental tropical air mass

    • D. 

      Maritime tropical air mass

  • 6. 
    A warm and dry air mass...
    • A. 

      Continental polar air mass

    • B. 

      Maritime polar air mass

    • C. 

      Continental tropical air mass

    • D. 

      Maritime tropical air mass

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are characteristics of a maritime tropical air mass?
    • A. 

      Cold and dry

    • B. 

      Warm and dry

    • C. 

      Warm and moist

    • D. 

      Cold and moist

  • 8. 
    Which city in the United States is located near the warmest ocean temperatures?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4