Natural Disasters Quiz 5 - Score: 1/1 Comments: 8. Sea...

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Quiz 5 Tings What causes the seasons on Earth?    Student Response Value Correct Answer A.  The ellipticity in the Earth’s orbit.    B.  The precession of the  equinoxes.    C.  Convection currents in the  Earth’s mantle and core.    D.  The inclination of the Earth’s  rotation axis with respect to its  orbital plane around the sun. 100%     E.  Radiation emitted from the sun.    Score: 1/1  Comments:   2.   Which process does not lead to the formation of clouds?    Score: 1/1  Comments:
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  3.   What is not influenced by Coriolis forces?    Score: 1/1  Comments:   4.   Which of the following is typical for La Nina conditions?    Score: 1/1  Comments:
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  5.   Tropical cyclones form:    Score: 0/1  Comments:   6.   What contributes to the formation of tropical cyclones?   
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Score: 0/1  Comments:   7.   The eyes of Hurricanes are characterized by: 
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Unformatted text preview: Score: 1/1 Comments: 8. Sea level below a tropical cyclone: Score: 1/1 Comments: 9. In New Zealand, prevailing moist air masses from the west cause: Score: 1/1 Comments: 10. The dry climate in the central Andes is caused by: Score: 1/1 Comments: 11. What is the effect of the Andean mountain chain on atmospheric circulation? Score: 1/1 Comments: 12. The presence of the Tibetan plateau causes: Score: 1/1 Comments: 13. High sediment accumulation in the Bay of Bengal: Score: 1/1 Comments: 14. Land subsidence is caused by: Score: 1/1 Comments: 15. Land subsidence by extraction of oil or water. .. Score: 1/1 Comments:...
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Natural Disasters Quiz 5 - Score: 1/1 Comments: 8. Sea...

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