World Climates & Climagraphs Quiz

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World Climates & Climagraphs Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The climagraph above shows that this this place is in which hemisphere?
    • A. 

      Northern

    • B. 

      Western

    • C. 

      Eastern

    • D. 

      Southern

  • 2. 
    Which month would be the best month for tourism in Merida, Mexico?
    • A. 

      June

    • B. 

      January

    • C. 

      September

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following effects the climate of a specific place?
    • A. 

      Latitude

    • B. 

      Elevation/altitude

    • C. 

      Prevailing ocean currents

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Which statement best describes the climate of Juneau?
    • A. 

      Very cold winters, cold summers, and little rain or snow

    • B. 

      Cold, snowy winters and cool, rainy summers

    • C. 

      Warm summers, cool winters, and RAIN all year

    • D. 

      Hot, rainy summers and mild winters with some rain

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      July, August, and September

    • B. 

      September

    • C. 

      June, July, August, September, and October

    • D. 

      January - December

  • 6. 
    How would you best describe the winter months of Oregon?
    • A. 

      Warm and dry

    • B. 

      Cool and wet

    • C. 

      Warm and wet

    • D. 

      Cool and dry

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Residents of Miami need to build homes with flood protection.

    • B. 

      Residents of Miami need to conserve water November - April because of drought-like conditions during the winter.

    • C. 

      Because of extreme cold during the winter and extreme heat during the summer, residents of Miami need to build homes with heavy insulation.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 8. 
    According to the climagraph above, which climate zone would Phoenix most likely belong?
    • A. 

      Tropical-wet

    • B. 

      Tropical wet and dry

    • C. 

      Subarctic

    • D. 

      Arid

  • 9. 
    Which description best fits the climate zone shown above?
    • A. 

      Hot all year with rainy and dry seasons.

    • B. 

      Hot, dry summers and cool, dry winters.

    • C. 

      Hot and rainy all year

    • D. 

      Warm all year with dry summers and short, rainy winters.