Weather Vocabulary Test

5 Questions | Total Attempts: 77

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Weather Quizzes & Trivia

This is a vocabulary test only. It covers the information found in the Weather chapter.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The big blue marble we call earth is surrounded by a blanket of mixed gases called _______________.
    • A. 

      Atmosphere

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      S

    • E. 

      Xz

  • 2. 
    _______________ is the word we use to describe the average weather conditions for an area over a period of many years.
    • A. 

      Climate

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      S

    • E. 

      S

  • 3. 
    When energy moves in waves, it is called _____________.
    • A. 

      Radiant energy

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      S

    • E. 

      S

  • 4. 
    _________________ takes place when liqueid water is turned into gas by the sun's radiant energy.
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      S

    • E. 

      S

  • 5. 
    ______________ is the amount of water vapor in the air.
    • A. 

      Humidity

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      S

    • E. 

      S