chapt 1 practice quiz

chapt 1 practice quiz - 1 Viewed from above in the Northern...

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1. Viewed from above in the Northern Hemisphere, surface winds surrounding a high pressure system blow clockwise and inward. clockwise and outward. counterclockwise and inward. counterclockwise and outward. 2. Usually, ___________weather is associated with a high pressure system and __________ weather is associated with a low pressure system. stormy. ......... fair stormy. ......... stormy fair. .......... stormy fair. .......... fair 3. The cold, snowy side of a winter cyclone is usually to the __________ of the storm track. west and north east and south south None of the above is correct. 4. A front is a narrow zone of transition between air masses that differ in temperature only. humidity only. temperature and/or humidity. None of the above is correct. 5. A measure of the actual concentration of the water vapor component of air compared to the concentration of water vapor at saturation: maximum temperature relative humidity dewpoint air pressure 6. Wind direction is always specified for the direction________the wind blows.
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