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Unformatted text preview: 21111 21111 PHYSICS DEPARTMENT MET 1010 Midterm Exam 3 December 3, 2008 Name (print): 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) Please print your name and your UF ID number and sign the top of this page and the answer sheet. (2) Code your test number on your answer sheet (use lines 76–80 on the answer sheet for the 5-digit number) . (3) This is a closed book exam and books, calculators or any other materials are NOT allowed during the exam. (4) Identify the number of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. (5) 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. (6) Do all scratch work anywhere on this printout 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. There are 33 multiple choice questions, each of which is worth 3 points. In addition there is a bonus question (marked) worth 1 extra (bonus) point which you will get simply for answering the bonus question. Therefore the maximum number of points on this exam is 100. If more than one answer is marked, no credit will be given for that question, even if one of the marked answers is correct. There is no penalty for wrong answers, so it is better to guess an answer than to leave it blank. Good Luck! 1. The least accurate forecast method of predicting the weather two days into the future during changeable weather con- ditions is usually the: (1) numerical weather prediction (2) prediction by weather types (3) trend method (4) analogue method (5) persistence forecast 2. Generally, the greatest lake effect snow fall will be on the shores of the Great Lakes. (1) — (2) — (3) southern (4) — (5) northern 3. The so-called “Tornado Alley” of the United States is located: (1) in the Central Plains (2) in Florida (3) in the middle Atlantic states (4) in the Ohio Valley (5) along the Gulf Coast 4. What type of weather front would be responsible for the following weather forecast: “Increasing high cloudiness and cold this morning. Clouds increasing and lowering this afternoon with a chance of snow or rain tonight. Precipitation ending tomorrow morning. Turning much warmer.”snow or rain tonight....
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