Physical Science Study Set 3

Physics & Astronomy

Quiz 20 :

Atmospheric Effects

Quiz 20 :

Atmospheric Effects

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Lightning that illuminates clouds with flickering flashes is called
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Hurricanes gain strength when over
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Rain drops that freeze prior to striking the warm ground is a(n) ______________ storm.
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The dome of water associated with a hurricane making landfall is called a
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Rain that freezes on striking a cold surface gives rise to a(n) ______________ storm.
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When at home during a tornado warning, you should seek shelter in ______________ of the building.
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When air is cooled below its dew point without condensation, it is said to be
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Snowstorms accompanied by high winds and low temperatures are called
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In the Bergeron process, condensation occurs on
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An air mass forming over the Gulf of Mexico would be classified as
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Hurricanes derive their energy from
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The process by which raindrops are formed by the collision of droplets is called
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An img usually results in
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A tornado ______________ is issued when a tornado has been sighted or indicated on radar.
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A hurricane, in other parts of the world, is also known as
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An air mass derives its characteristics from its
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Lightning between a cloud and the surrounding air is called
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The boundary between two air masses is called a
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The low-pressure center of a hurricane is called the
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Conditions opposite to those of El Niño conditions are called
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