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1. Why is it that summer monsoons can cause so much rain over land? (5pts.)
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Ecosystem effects of sun, wind, and 2

  1. 1. Quiz # ____ Name: ________________________ Score: ________ Course&Year: _________________ Date: _________ Modified TRUE or FALSE: Write TRUE if the statement is correct and if FALSE, change the underlined word. _________1.Hot air tends to rise relative to cooler air because the motion molecules in the air increases as temperature increases, make it less dense. _________2.Most deserts are found in about latitudes. _________3.The air temperature falls about for every 1000-m increase in elevation. _________4.Monsoons are large scale sea breeze. _________5.The solar energy indirectly affects oceanic circulation. _________6.During warmer months, summer monsoons cause so much rain over land. _________7.Highly localized sets of climatic conditions are called macroclimates. _________8.The earth rotates westward. _________9.The movement of oceanic current is the same as air current. ________10.Coriolis Effect is described by the 19th –century French engineer- mathematician Gustave-Jasper Coriolis in 1835 IDENTIFICATION _________1. The approximate degree of tilting of the axis of the earth. __________2. Winds on both sides of the equator that blow out of the east and toward the west. __________3.Giant closed curved of the surface waters on North Atlantic Ocean. __________4.The curvature of the paths of the winds due to Earth’s rotation. __________5.Latitudes that experiences the greatest precipitation on earth.
  2. 2. ESSAY 1. Why is it that summer monsoons can cause so much rain over land? (5pts.) 2.If you are a human cannonball and you were shot at the equator facing south, in what direction would you land and why? (5pts.)

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