Weather Review Test! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Weather Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of air mass would "A" be?
    • A. 

      Continental Polar

    • B. 

      Continental Tropical

    • C. 

      Maritime Polar

    • D. 

      Maritime Tropical

  • 2. 
    What type of air mass would "D" be considered?
    • A. 

      Continental Polar

    • B. 

      Continental Tropical

    • C. 

      Maritime Polar

    • D. 

      Maritime Tropical

  • 3. 
    Large tropical storms with high winds are called 
    • A. 

      Hurricanes

    • B. 

      Tornadoes

    • C. 

      Thunderstorms

    • D. 

      Snowstorms

  • 4. 
    Hurricanes obtain their energy from
    • A. 

      Ocean water

    • B. 

      Formation of clouds

    • C. 

      Oxygen in the atmosphere

    • D. 

      Extreme winds

  • 5. 
    All-weather in the Earth's atmosphere takes place in the 
    • A. 

      Troposphere and mesosphere

    • B. 

      Stratosphere and mesosphere

    • C. 

      Stratosphere

    • D. 

      Troposphere

  • 6. 
    What determines whether precipitation falls as rain or snow?
    • A. 

      Humidity

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Air pressure

    • D. 

      Temperature

  • 7. 
    Which type of weather-related phenomena typically takes place in the Great Plains?
    • A. 

      Hurricane

    • B. 

      Snow storm

    • C. 

      Tornado

    • D. 

      Flood

  • 8. 
    What is the main difference between sleet and freezing rain?
    • A. 

      Sleet freezes as it is falling through the air, and freezing rain freezes when it hits a cold surface.

    • B. 

      Freezing rain freezes as it is falling through the air, and sleet freezes when it hits a cold surface.

    • C. 

      Sleet is ice crystals that form in a cloud, and freezing rain freezes as it is falling through the air.

    • D. 

      Freezing rain is ice crystals that form in a cloud, and sleet freezes as it is falling through the air.