f02exam3 - 21111 Instructor: Prof. Seiberling PHYSICS...

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21111 21111 Instructor: Prof. Seiberling PHYSICS DEPARTMENT MET 1010 3rd Midterm Exam December 9, 2002 Name (print, last ¯rst): Signature: On my honor, I have neither given nor received unauthorized aid on this examination. YOUR TEST NUMBER IS THE 5-DIGIT NUMBER AT THE TOP OF EACH PAGE. (1) Code your test number on your answer sheet (use 76{80 for the 5-digit number) . Code your name on your answer sheet. DARKEN CIRCLES COMPLETELY . Code your student number on your answer sheet. (2) Print your name on this sheet and sign it also. (3) Do all scratch work anywhere on this exam that you like. At the end of the test, this exam printout is to be turned in. No credit will be given without both answer sheet and printout with scratch work most questions demand. (4) Blacken the circle of your intended answer completely, using a #2 pencil or blue or black ink . Do not make any stray marks or the answer sheet may not read properly. If you believe there is no correct answer listed, leave the answer spaces blank. (5) The answers are rounded o®. Choose the closest to exact. There is no penalty for guessing. >>>>>>>> WHEN YOU FINISH <<<<<<<< Hand in the answer sheet separately. There are 32 multiple choice questions. Clearly circle the one best answer for each question. If more than one answer is marked, no credit will be given for that question, even if one of the marked answers is correct. Guessing an answer is better than leaving it blank. All questions are worth 3 points each, except for four questions, which are worth 4 points each. The points for each 4-point question are indicated by each problem. Good Luck! 1. The downdraft in an ordinary thunderstorm is intensi¯ed by: (1) electrical attraction between the cloud and ground (2) the release of latent heat as water in the cloud freezes (3) evaporating raindrops that make the air cold and heavy (4) upper level wind motions (5) the melting of snow in the anvil 2. The strongest winds in a hurricane are found: (1) at the center of the storm (2) at upper levels, above the center of the hurricane (3) near the periphery of the hurricane (4) in the rain bands (5) in the eye wall 3. Tornadoes are usually observed: (1) ahead of cold fronts (2) near large bodies of water (3) behind cold fronts (4) on the windward side of mountains (5) along occluded fronts
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21111 21111 4. Atmospheric shortwaves usually move than longwaves, and when they move through a longwave trough. (1) slower, they are not a®ected (2) faster, strengthen (3) slower, strengthen (4) slower, weaken (5) faster, weaken 5. Thunder is caused by: (1) the rapid heating of air surrounding a lightning channel (2) the explosion that occurs when + and - charges collide (3) turbulent wind motions inside the thunderstorm
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