Weather And Climate Quiz Questions: Trivia!

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Weather And Climate Quiz Questions: Trivia!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Climate and weather are different words that describe the same thing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Over the past one hundred years, the average temperature of the Earth has increased.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of these is NOT a factor in determining climate type? Which of these is NOT a factor in determining climate type? Which of these is NOT a factor in determining climate type? Which of these is NOT a factor in determining climate type?
    • A. 

      Altitude

    • B. 

      Latitude

    • C. 

      Ocean Currents

    • D. 

      They all affect climate.

  • 4. 
    Which of these instruments measures atmospheric pressure?
    • A. 

      Barometer

    • B. 

      Thermometer

    • C. 

      Sphygmomanometer

    • D. 

      Hygrometer

  • 5. 
    Temperatures during the seasons change because the Earth is closer or further from the Sun.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The greenhouse effect can be used to stop global warming. The greenhouse effect can be used to stop global warming. The greenhouse effect can be used to stop global warming. The greenhouse effect can be used to stop global warming. The greenhouse effect can be used to stop global warming.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of these terms do NOT match up? Which of these terms do NOT match up? Which of these terms do NOT match up?
    • A. 

      Arctic - hot summers

    • B. 

      Temperate - mild winters

    • C. 

      Arid - dry summers

    • D. 

      Tropical - wet summers

  • 8. 
    Select the correct factors that affect climate.
    • A. 

      The amount of rainfall

    • B. 

      Prevailing winds

    • C. 

      Distance from the sea

    • D. 

      Altitude

    • E. 

      Ocean Current

    • F. 

      Amount of snow.

    • G. 

      Latitude

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