Test Yourself To Know About Tornado: Trivia Quiz!

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Test yourself to know about the tornado and how to keep safe by taking the quiz below. There are a lot of weather changes that come with the occurrence of a tornado such as a hurricane or tropical storms. Take up this test and get to see just how much you know about this occurrence as a whole and the chances that it occurs.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What generates the strongest winds on Earth?
    • A. 

      Tornado

    • B. 

      Hurricane

    • C. 

      Earthquake

    • D. 

      Thunderstorm

  • 2. 
    Besides flying debris, what causes most injuries when a tornado hits?
    • A. 

      Flying Cars

    • B. 

      Collapsing Structures

    • C. 

      Downed Airplanes

    • D. 

      High Winds

  • 3. 
    For tornadoes, where are three-second wind gusts estimated from?
    • A. 

      Top Of Funnel Cloud

    • B. 

      Point Of Damage

    • C. 

      Furthest Tree

    • D. 

      Closest Structure

  • 4. 
    How many tornadoes does the United States typically get in a year?
    • A. 

      20-Oct

    • B. 

      Over 1,000

    • C. 

      Less Than 10

    • D. 

      Over 10,000

  • 5. 
    What is tornado formation closely linked with?
    • A. 

      Lightning

    • B. 

      Wind Speed

    • C. 

      Thunderstorms

    • D. 

      Cumulus Clouds

  • 6. 
    Why are mobile homes dangerous in tornadoes?
    • A. 

      They Fly

    • B. 

      They Blow Up

    • C. 

      They Fall Apart

    • D. 

      They Disappear

  • 7. 
    How is tornado intensity commonly measured?
    • A. 

      Analyzing Damage

    • B. 

      Eyeballing The Tornado

    • C. 

      Measuring The Height

    • D. 

      Measuring Wind Speed

  • 8. 
    When did researchers start trying to replace the Fujita Scale for tornadoes?
    • A. 

      2004

    • B. 

      1998

    • C. 

      2007

    • D. 

      2005

  • 9. 
    What kind of texture does a strong tornado have on the funnel surface?
    • A. 

      Polka-Dotted

    • B. 

      Smooth

    • C. 

      Rough

    • D. 

      Pimply

  • 10. 
    In a violent tornado, what flows into the eye from the top?
    • A. 

      Planes

    • B. 

      Non-Swirling Air

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Birds

  • 11. 
    In a multiple-vortex tornado, how high do the multiple vortices go?
    • A. 

      400 Feet High

    • B. 

      Into The Cloud Base

    • C. 

      Into Orbit

    • D. 

      200 Feet High

  • 12. 
    For tornado safety, what should the house walls be attached to?
    • A. 

      Foundation

    • B. 

      Kitchen Floor

    • C. 

      Boiler

    • D. 

      Furnace

  • 13. 
    What scale is used to name tornado intensity strengths?
    • A. 

      Enhanced Fujita Scale

    • B. 

      Fujita Tornado Scale

    • C. 

      Fujita Wind Measurement

    • D. 

      Tornado Scale

  • 14. 
    What part of a generating thunderstorm is usually responsible for a tornado?
    • A. 

      Anvil

    • B. 

      Upper Level Wind

    • C. 

      Mammatus Clouds

    • D. 

      Rotating Updraft

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