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Quiz_3_answers - Weather Climate Quiz#3 Due October 3 2010...

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Quiz #3 Due: October 3, 2010 1.) How does this year’s occurrence of greater than/equal 90°F compare with climatology? a. Days with temperatures greater than /equal 90°F occurred about double the frequency of climatology b. Days with temperatures greater than /equal 90°F occurred about the same frequency as normal climatology c. Days with temperatures greater than /equal 90°F occurred about triple the frequency of normal climatology. 2.) Which location is most ideal for air temperature measurements? a. Underneath a forest canopy shading incoming direct radiation b. Near a building for easy recording by human occupants c. In open farm field exposed to direct beam sunlight d. In a shaded, ventilated container several feet above ground in a grass field 3.) Typically, if exposed to -15°F temperatures and 45 mph winds for five minutes, what would be your most likely health status? a. Hypothermia b. Frostbite of extremities c. Impaired cognitive function d. No significant health changes 4.) All the following are reasons for a decrease in a human’s apparent temperature on windy days except : a. Wind advects air recently warmed by a person’s body
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Quiz_3_answers - Weather Climate Quiz#3 Due October 3 2010...

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