Quiz 30 General Circulation of Earth's Atmosphere_ GPH 111_ Intro to Physical Geography (2021 Spring

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2/27/2021Quiz 30 General Circulation of Earth's Atmosphere: GPH 111: Intro to Physical Geography (2021 Spring - A)Quiz 30 General Circulation of Earth'sAtmosphereDueNo due datePoints1.7Questions5Time LimitNoneInstructionsAttempt HistoryAttemptTimeScoreLATESTAttempt 19 minutes1.7 out of 1.7Score for this quiz:1.7out of 1.7Submitted Feb 27 at 1:01amThis attempt took 9 minutes.This is a brief quiz about the lecture on the general circulation of Earth'satmosphere.0.34 / 0.34 ptsQuestion 1How are winds named?Winds are given a person’s name in alphabetical order.Winds are named by the person who discovers them.For example,katabatic winds are named for Dr. Katabatic who discovered winds thatflow from mountains down into valleys during the night.Winds are named based on the country that they originate.Winds are named for the direction from which they come. Thus, a windcoming from the west would be called a westerly wind.
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Term
Spring
Professor
Ellis
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Equator, Intertropical Convergence Zone, Trade wind, brief quiz, Polar Easterly

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