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Unformatted text preview: Geography Test Review #2: Do the Online Quizzes and Map Quizzes for these Chapters (6-10) Matching Questions over ALL of the Climates VISUAL QUESTION- 6 Major Climate Groups o A (Tropics) o B (Subtropics) o C (Midlatitudes o D (Midlatitude but furthermore only in the N. hemisphere) o E (Polar) o H (Mountain Ranges)- Food Pyramid CHAPTER 7 ATMOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES:- Front Types: o Warm Front: Warm air advancing o Cold Front: Cold air advancing Moves faster than warm front o Occluded Front: When cold front catches up to the warm front o Stationary Front: Neither side advancing, basically just sitting there- Tropical Storms: o Air rising and rising faster and faster o Air pressure gets lower the closer you get to a storm o In the “eye” stable weather, high pressure, air dropping o At 74 mph creates a hurricane?- Hurricane: o Would never form at the equator or very close to it (no Coriolis force) o Use the Sapher Simpson Scale to classify o Lowest on the scale: 1 o Highest: 5...
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- Fall '08
- Geography, Tide, tidal range, largest tidal range