Weather And Climate Quiz

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Weather and Climate quiz for grade 10 Science.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Weather DOES NOT include which factor:
    • A. 

      Temperature

    • B. 

      Wind speed

    • C. 

      Amount of sunlight

    • D. 

      All are factors of weather

  • 2. 
    Atmospheric pressure is:
    • A. 

      Amount of cloud cover in the atmosphere

    • B. 

      Amount of water vapour in the atmosphere

    • C. 

      The force on a surface by the weight of the air above it

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Climate is:
    • A. 

      Pattern of weather over a long period of time

    • B. 

      The weather report for the day

    • C. 

      The changing of weather throughout the day

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Climate determines
    • A. 

      The plants that are able to grow

    • B. 

      The animals that live in the area

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    What types of equipment would a meteorologist use to measure weather?
    • A. 

      Weather stations

    • B. 

      Weather balloons

    • C. 

      Satellites

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Weather can change drastically day to day?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    One way to describe weather is:
    • A. 

      Cloudy

    • B. 

      Rainy

    • C. 

      -2 degrees Celsius

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is NOT a World Climate zone?
    • A. 

      Polar

    • B. 

      Continental

    • C. 

      Australian

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Factors that effect climate include:
    • A. 

      Distance from the equator

    • B. 

      Height above sea level

    • C. 

      The amount of water around

    • D. 

      All are factors

  • 10. 
    The closer you are to the equator it is ALWAYS warmer
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False