Weather Quiz #2
Air Masses, Fronts, & Weather Patterns
Question #1
1. Studying weather maps helps scientists…
A. measure air temperature.
B. classify clouds by shape.
C. make we...
Question #2
2. What is a front?
A. a place where air masses meet
B. the front part of a storm
C. an area of very high wind...
Question #3
3. When is the temperature in an area MOST LIKELY to rise?
A. after a cold front passes over the area
B. befor...
Question #4
4. You know fair weather is MOST LIKELY on the way if which of the following
is moving toward your town?
A. hi...
Question #5
5. What is the weather like during a hurricane?
A. snowy and windy
B. warm and dry
C. windy and wet
D. cold an...
Question #6
6. In which season will North Carolina MOST LIKELY have the coldest
weather?
A. fall
B. spring
C. winter
D. su...
Question #7
7. What type of precipitation falls most often in North Carolina?
A. snow
B. hail
C. rain
D. sleet
Question #8
8. During which day was the weather windy and fair?
A. Tuesday B. Wednesday C. Thursday D. Friday
Question #9
9. Which will MOST LIKELY bring clouds and precipitation that last for several
days?
A. high-pressure area
B. ...
Question #10
10. A weather forecaster says that a cold air mass will bump against a warm
air mass. Which type of weather w...
Answers
Answers are on the next slide
Answers
1. C, make weather predictions
2. A, the place where air masses meet
3. C, after a warm front passes over the area...
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Weather Quiz #2

  1. 1. Weather Quiz #2 Air Masses, Fronts, & Weather Patterns
  2. 2. Question #1 1. Studying weather maps helps scientists… A. measure air temperature. B. classify clouds by shape. C. make weather predictions. D. measure air pressure.
  3. 3. Question #2 2. What is a front? A. a place where air masses meet B. the front part of a storm C. an area of very high wind D. an area that has fair weather
  4. 4. Question #3 3. When is the temperature in an area MOST LIKELY to rise? A. after a cold front passes over the area B. before a cold front passes over the area C. after a warm front passes over the area D. before a warm front passes over the area
  5. 5. Question #4 4. You know fair weather is MOST LIKELY on the way if which of the following is moving toward your town? A. high-pressure area B. low-pressure area C. stationary front D. cold front
  6. 6. Question #5 5. What is the weather like during a hurricane? A. snowy and windy B. warm and dry C. windy and wet D. cold and dry
  7. 7. Question #6 6. In which season will North Carolina MOST LIKELY have the coldest weather? A. fall B. spring C. winter D. summer
  8. 8. Question #7 7. What type of precipitation falls most often in North Carolina? A. snow B. hail C. rain D. sleet
  9. 9. Question #8 8. During which day was the weather windy and fair? A. Tuesday B. Wednesday C. Thursday D. Friday
  10. 10. Question #9 9. Which will MOST LIKELY bring clouds and precipitation that last for several days? A. high-pressure area B. cold front C. stationary front D. warm front
  11. 11. Question #10 10. A weather forecaster says that a cold air mass will bump against a warm air mass. Which type of weather will MOST LIKELY happen? A. rainy and warmer B. colder with thunderstorms C. fair and warmer D. fair and colder
  12. 12. Answers Answers are on the next slide
  13. 13. Answers 1. C, make weather predictions 2. A, the place where air masses meet 3. C, after a warm front passes over the area 4. A, high-pressure area 5. C, windy and wet 6. C, winter 7. C, rain 8. D, Friday 9. C, stationary front 10. B, colder and thunderstorms

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