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Weather Jeopardy. Storm chasers. Nothing but the weather. Wacky Weather. Whatever the weather. 100. 100. 100. 100. 200. 200. 200. 200. 300. 300. 300. 300. 400. 400. 400. 400. 500. 500. 500. 500. Row 1, Col 1. Psychrometer.

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Weather jeopardy

Weather Jeopardy


Weather jeopardy

Storm chasers

Nothing but the weather..

Wacky Weather

Whatever the weather

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200

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Row 1 col 1

Row 1, Col 1

Psychrometer

This instrument is used to measure relative humidity?


Weather jeopardy

1,2

Wind

A horizontal movement of air from an area of high

pressure to an area of low pressure.


Weather jeopardy

1,3

Convection, Conduction & Radiation

Three methods in which

heat is transferred?


Weather jeopardy

1,4

cP, cT, mP, mT

What are the 4 types of air

masses?


Weather jeopardy

2,1

The greenhouse effect

The process by which Ozone

Gases hold heat in the

Atmosphere?


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2,2

The Coriolis Effect

The way the earth’s rotation

makes winds curve is called?


Weather jeopardy

2,3

The sun’s energy that reaches Earth consists most of visible light and what 2 other things?

Infrared Radiation

Ultraviolet Radiation


Weather jeopardy

2,4

Sea Breeze- cause by unequal heating of land near bodies of water.

The flow of air from an ocean

or lake is called and how are

they caused?


Weather jeopardy

3,1

Nitrogen

Which gas makes up ¾ of the air

we breathe?


Weather jeopardy

3,2

High pressure- clockwise Low pressure- counterclockwise

Which direction do high and

low pressure systems move in?


Weather jeopardy

3,3

Occluded front

What is the name of this front?

Daily Double


Weather jeopardy

3,4

Prevailing westerlies- push air masses from west to east

Which wind patterns

affect the movement of air

masses in North America and

which direction are they pushed?


Weather jeopardy

4,1

Temperature, water vapor and elevation

Air pressure is affected by what

3 factors?


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4,2

Electromagnetic spectrum-various energy wavelenghts

What is this called and what is

the purpose of it?


Weather jeopardy

4,3

Label each step correctly:

Label each step of the hydrologic cycle accurately.


Weather jeopardy

4,4

Virga

A form of precipitation

that never leaves

the ground is called?


Weather jeopardy

5,1

fronts

An area where air mass meet

and do not mix are called?


Weather jeopardy

5,2

Troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, exosphere

Name the layers of the

atmosphere starting from

the lowest layer.


Weather jeopardy

5,3

Cold and moist

What type of weather does

Maritime polar bring?


Weather jeopardy

5,4

Trade winds

These winds are found at 0 and 30 degrees latitude?


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