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Chapter 18 & 19 Review. 1. What is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air?. Capacity Humidity Condensation Saturation. 1. What is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air?. Capacity Humidity Condensation Saturation.

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Chapter 18 19 review

Chapter 18 & 19 Review


1 what is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air

1. What is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air?

Capacity

Humidity

Condensation

Saturation


1 what is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air1

1. What is the general term for the amount of water vapor in the air?

Capacity

Humidity

Condensation

Saturation


2 during which process does water vapor change to the liquid state

2. During which process does water vapor change to the liquid state

Condensation

Evaporation

Melting

sublimation


2 during which process does water vapor change to the liquid state1

2. During which process does water vapor change to the liquid state

Condensation

Evaporation

Melting

sublimation


3 the ratio of air s actual water vapor content to the amount of water vapor need for saturation is

3. The ratio of air’s actual water vapor content to the amount of water vapor need for saturation is:

Adiabatic rate

Dew point

Relative humidity

Water capacity


3 the ratio of air s actual water vapor content to the amount of water vapor need for saturation is1

3. The ratio of air’s actual water vapor content to the amount of water vapor need for saturation is:

Adiabatic rate

Dew point

Relative humidity

Water capacity


4 visible mixtures of tiny water droplets or ice crystals suspened in air are called

4. Visible mixtures of tiny water droplets or ice crystals suspened in air are called:

Clouds

Hail

Dew

sleet


4 visible mixtures of tiny water droplets or ice crystals suspened in air are called1

4. Visible mixtures of tiny water droplets or ice crystals suspened in air are called:

Clouds

Hail

Dew

sleet


5 air that has a relative humidity of 100 is said to be

5. Air that has a relative humidity of 100% is said to be:

Dry

Stable

Saturated

unstable


5 air that has a relative humidity of 100 is said to be1

5. Air that has a relative humidity of 100% is said to be:

Dry

Stable

Saturated

unstable


6 compared to clouds fogs are

6. Compared to clouds, fogs are:

A different composition

At lower altitudes

Colder

thicker


6 compared to clouds fogs are1

6. Compared to clouds, fogs are:

A different composition

At lower altitudes

Colder

thicker


7 which of the following clouds are high white and thin

7. Which of the following clouds are high, white, and thin

Cirrus

Nimbostratus

Cumulus

stratus


7 which of the following clouds are high white and thin1

7. Which of the following clouds are high, white, and thin

Cirrus

Nimbostratus

Cumulus

stratus


8 which of the following words means rainy cloud

8. Which of the following words means “rainy cloud”

Cirrus

Nimbus

Cumulus

stratus


8 which of the following words means rainy cloud1

8. Which of the following words means “rainy cloud”

Cirrus

Nimbus

Cumulus

stratus


Chapter 18 19 review

9. Which of the following substances changes from one state of matter to another at temperatures and pressures experienced at Earth’s surface?

Carbon dioxide

Nitrogen

Oxygen

Water


Chapter 18 19 review

9. Which of the following substances changes from one state of matter to another at temperatures and pressures experienced at Earth’s surface?

Carbon dioxide

Nitrogen

Oxygen

Water


Chapter 18 19 review

10. Which of the following forms when supercooled raindrops freeze on contact with solid objects near Earth’s surface?

Glaze

Sleet

Hail

Snow


Chapter 18 19 review

10. Which of the following forms when supercooled raindrops freeze on contact with solid objects near Earth’s surface?

Glaze

Sleet

Hail

Snow


11 which of the following sources of cloud formation comes from mountains pushing air up

11. Which of the following sources of cloud formation comes from mountains pushing air up

Orographic lifting

Frontal wedging

Convergence

Localized convective lifting


11 which of the following sources of cloud formation comes from mountains pushing air up1

11. Which of the following sources of cloud formation comes from mountains pushing air up

Orographic lifting

Frontal wedging

Convergence

Localized convective lifting


12 clouds that are middle latitude clouds have this word included

12. Clouds that are middle latitude clouds have this word included:

Stratus

Alto

Cumulus

nimbo


12 clouds that are middle latitude clouds have this word included1

12. Clouds that are middle latitude clouds have this word included:

Stratus

Alto

Cumulus

nimbo


13 what happens to air when it is compressed

13. What happens to air when it is compressed?

Gets bigger

Gets smaller

Cools

Warms


13 what happens to air when it is compressed1

13. What happens to air when it is compressed?

Gets bigger

Gets smaller

Cools

Warms


14 the rate of change of air temperature with height is called

14. The rate of change of air temperature with height is called

Dry adiabatic rate

Rate of change

Wet adiabatic rate

Environmental lapse rate


14 the rate of change of air temperature with height is called1

14. The rate of change of air temperature with height is called

Dry adiabatic rate

Rate of change

Wet adiabatic rate

Environmental lapse rate


15 hail is produced by these types of clouds

15. Hail is produced by these types of clouds:

Cumulostratus

Cumulonimbus

Altonimbus

cirrus


15 hail is produced by these types of clouds1

15. Hail is produced by these types of clouds:

Cumulostratus

Cumulonimbus

Altonimbus

cirrus


16 the force exerted by the air above is called

16. The force exerted by the air above is called:

Air pressure

Convergence

Divergence

The Coriolis effect


16 the force exerted by the air above is called1

16. The force exerted by the air above is called:

Air pressure

Convergence

Divergence

The Coriolis effect


17 what are centers of low pressure called

17. What are centers of low pressure called?

Air masses

Cyclones

Anticyclones

Jet streams


17 what are centers of low pressure called1

17. What are centers of low pressure called?

Air masses

Cyclones

Anticyclones

Jet streams


18 variations in air pressure from place to place are the principal cause of

18. Variations in air pressure from place to place are the principal cause of:

Clouds

Hail

Lows

Winds


18 variations in air pressure from place to place are the principal cause of1

18. Variations in air pressure from place to place are the principal cause of:

Clouds

Hail

Lows

Winds


19 which of the following devices measures air pressure

19. Which of the following devices measures air pressure?

Psychrometer

Hygrometer

Anemometer

Barometer


19 which of the following devices measures air pressure1

19. Which of the following devices measures air pressure?

Psychrometer

Hygrometer

Anemometer

Barometer


20 which of the following measures wind speed

20. Which of the following measures wind speed?

Psychrometer

Hygrometer

Anemometer

Barometer


20 which of the following measures wind speed1

20. Which of the following measures wind speed?

Psychrometer

Hygrometer

Anemometer

Barometer


21 weak pressure and light winds are indicated by

21. Weak pressure and light winds are indicated by:

Closely spaced isobars

Widely spaced isobars

Closely spaced isotherms

Widely spaced isotherms


21 weak pressure and light winds are indicated by1

21. Weak pressure and light winds are indicated by:

Closely spaced isobars

Widely spaced isobars

Closely spaced isotherms

Widely spaced isotherms


22 which of the following is not a major factor that controls wind

22. Which of the following is NOT a major factor that controls wind:

Coriolis Effect

Temperature

Friction

Pressure differences


22 which of the following is not a major factor that controls wind1

22. Which of the following is NOT a major factor that controls wind:

Coriolis Effect

Temperature

Friction

Pressure differences


23 high altitude high velocity winds are called

23. High altitude, high velocity winds are called:

Cyclonic currents

Isobars

Jet streams

Pressure gradients


23 high altitude high velocity winds are called1

23. High altitude, high velocity winds are called:

Cyclonic currents

Isobars

Jet streams

Pressure gradients


24 rising air is associated with

24. Rising air is associated with:

Cloud formation

Clear skies

Precipitation

Both A & B

Both A & C


24 rising air is associated with1

24. Rising air is associated with:

Cloud formation

Clear skies

Precipitation

Both A & B

Both A & C


25 the wind that blows more often from one direction than any other is called

25. The wind that blows more often from one direction than any other is called:

Majority wind

Westerlies

Prevailing wind

Widespread wind


25 the wind that blows more often from one direction than any other is called1

25. The wind that blows more often from one direction than any other is called:

Majority wind

Westerlies

Prevailing wind

Widespread wind


26 what kind of pressure system creates bad weather

26. What kind of pressure system creates bad weather?

Warm

Cold

High

Low


26 what kind of pressure system creates bad weather1

26. What kind of pressure system creates bad weather?

Warm

Cold

High

Low


27 where is the only continuous pressure belt found

27. Where is the only continuous pressure belt found?

Northern Hemisphere subpolar low

Southern Hemisphere subpolar low

Northern Hemisphere subtropical low

Southern Hemisphere polar

Tropics


27 where is the only continuous pressure belt found1

27. Where is the only continuous pressure belt found?

Northern Hemisphere subpolar low

Southern Hemisphere subpolar low

Northern Hemisphere subtropical low

Southern Hemisphere polar

Tropics


28 which types of clouds look like layers

28. Which types of clouds look like layers

Cirrus

Cumulus

Cumulonimbus

Stratus


28 which types of clouds look like layers1

28. Which types of clouds look like layers

Cirrus

Cumulus

Cumulonimbus

Stratus


29 the coriolis effect says that moving objects in the northern hemisphere are deflect to the

29. The Coriolis Effect says that moving objects in the Northern Hemisphere are deflect to the

Left

Right

Bottom

Top


29 the coriolis effect says that moving objects in the northern hemisphere are deflect to the1

29. The Coriolis Effect says that moving objects in the Northern Hemisphere are deflect to the

Left

Right

Bottom

Top


30 what has to happen for condensation to occur

30. What has to happen for condensation to occur?

Air has to have a dry adiabatic rate

Air must be sinking

Air must be getting warmer

Must be saturated


30 what has to happen for condensation to occur1

30. What has to happen for condensation to occur?

Air has to have a dry adiabatic rate

Air must be sinking

Air must be getting warmer

Must be saturated


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