Ultimate Quiz About Weather Instruments

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  • 1. 
     ______________ is used to measure wind speed.
    • A. 

      Thermometer

    • B. 

      Anemominter

    • C. 

      Rain gauge

    • D. 

      Hygrometer

  • 2. 
    This instrument measures rainfall.  
    • A. 

      Barometer

    • B. 

      Rain gauge

    • C. 

      Thermometer

    • D. 

      Rainometer

  • 3. 
     A wind sock indicates general wind direction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
     Which of the following are types of thermometers.
    • A. 

      Mercury

    • B. 

      Alcohol

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Digital

  • 5. 
     Air pressure is measured using a _______________.
    • A. 

      Hygrometer

    • B. 

      Pressure meter

    • C. 

      Barometer

    • D. 

      Blood pressure monitor

  • 6. 
     A hygrometer measures ________________.
    • A. 

      Humidity

    • B. 

      Air pressure

    • C. 

      Rainfall

    • D. 

      Temperature

  • 7. 
     A weather vane shows the ___________.
    • A. 

      How hot it is

    • B. 

      Air pressure

    • C. 

      Direction of the wind

    • D. 

      How much it will rain

  • 8. 
     Someone who studies the atmosphere especially the weather is called ________________.
    • A. 

      An atmospherist

    • B. 

      Weatherman

    • C. 

      Meteorologist

    • D. 

      Sky gazer