Chapter 16 Review Name ____________________________________

 

Answer the Multiple Choice and True and False questions on Page 526 in the spaces provided

Multiple Choice True and False


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Matching: Match the terms on the right with the descriptions on the left


_____ 1.        Movement of energy by direct contact

_____ 2.        The trapping of heat by atmospheric gases

_____ 3.        Caused by cold air sinking over the land.

_____ 4.        The temperature where water will condense out of the air

_____ 5.        An area of low pressure

_____ 6.        A line connecting areas of equal pressure

_____ 7.        The movement of air from place to place

_____ 8.        Water falling from the sky

_____ 9.        The change from a liquid to a gas

_____ 10.    The force of the weight of all the air above you.

_____ 11.    Large bodies of air with properties that are nearly the same.

_____ 12.    The blanket of gases covering the earth

_____ 13.    A ratio of the amount of water vapor present to the amount it can handle

_____ 14.    Movement of energy by waves

_____ 15.    An area of high pressure.

_____ 16.    Where two air masses meet

_____ 17.    Caused by arm air rising over the land.

_____ 18.    Movement of energy by moving fluids

_____ 19.    The curving of winds due to the curvature of the earth.

_____ 20.    A line connecting areas of equal temperature


 

A.     Air masses

B.     Air pressure

C.     Anticyclone

D.     Atmosphere

E.      Conduction

F.      Convection

G.     Coriolis Effect

H.     Cyclone

I.        Dew Point

J.       Evaporation

K.    Front

L.      Greenhouse effect

M.   Isobar

N.    Isotherm

O.    Land breeze

P.      Precipitation

Q.    Radiation

R.     Relative humidity

S.      Sea breeze

T.      Wind


 

What do these instruments measure?

1.      Barometer

2.      Thermometer

3.      Anemometer

4.      Psychrometer

5.      Wind Vane

Describe these clouds

1.      Cirrus

2.      Cumulus

3.      Stratus

4.      Cumulonimbus

What kind of weather is connected with each of these fronts?

1.      Warm front

2.      Cold front

3.      Stationary front

4.      Occluded front

Describe these air masses

1.      Continental tropical

2.      Maritime tropical

3.      Continental polar

4.      Maritime polar

Questions

1.      What factors can increase air pressure

2.      How are winds named?

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How does air pressure effect weather?

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Draw and label the wind belts on this diagram of the earth.
Include trade winds, prevailing westerlies, polar easterlies,
doldrums and horse latitiudes