Weather Trivia

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Weather Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a flat upper portion of a cumulonimbus cloud called?
    • A. 

      Axel

    • B. 

      Anvil

    • C. 

      Antarctic

    • D. 

      Axis

  • 2. 
    What term is used for the study of climate?
    • A. 

      Microbiology

    • B. 

      Climatology

    • C. 

      Cinematography

    • D. 

      Cloudology

  • 3. 
    A gale is a strong what?
    • A. 

      Cloudburst

    • B. 

      Thunderstorm

    • C. 

      Lunar Eclipse

    • D. 

      Wind

  • 4. 
    What animal lends its name to very hot days in the summer?
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Mouse

    • C. 

      Lion

    • D. 

      Cat

  • 5. 
    What is the opposite of evaporation?
    • A. 

      Photosynthesis

    • B. 

      Carbonization

    • C. 

      Cold Wave

    • D. 

      Condensation

  • 6. 
    "Red sky in morning, sailors take" what?
    • A. 

      To Soaring

    • B. 

      Warning

    • C. 

      Two Aspirin Before Bed

    • D. 

      A Sweater

  • 7. 
    What body of water does "El Nino" primarily effect?
    • A. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Great Salt Lake

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      North Sea

  • 8. 
    All atmospheric water that hits the ground is known as what?
    • A. 

      Precipitation

    • B. 

      Evaporation

    • C. 

      Condensation

    • D. 

      Acid Rain

  • 9. 
    What is the white trail flowing behind jets in the sky called?
    • A. 

      Mares Tail

    • B. 

      Northern Lights

    • C. 

      Contrail

    • D. 

      Mackerel Sky

  • 10. 
    What might "bite" you in cold weather?
    • A. 

      Fog

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Frost

    • D. 

      Clouds

  • 11. 
    What kind of precipitation is a "flurry"?
    • A. 

      Hail

    • B. 

      Snow

    • C. 

      Sleet

    • D. 

      Rain

  • 12. 
    What is the solid, outer portion of the earth's crust called?
    • A. 

      Genome

    • B. 

      Atmosphere

    • C. 

      Cellosphere

    • D. 

      Lithosphere

  • 13. 
    What color describes the second full moon in a month?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Pink

    • C. 

      Green

    • D. 

      Blue

  • 14. 
    In weather terms, a "Chinook" is characterized by a warm what?
    • A. 

      Eruption

    • B. 

      Trend

    • C. 

      Wind

    • D. 

      Sunny Day