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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 11

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Question 1:


a) latent heat of vaporization
b) latent heat of fusion
c) melting
d) transpiration
e) potential vaporization

Question 2:


a) precipitation
b) evapotranspiration
c) runoff
d) hydrogen transfer
e) rain and snow

Question 3:


a) melting point
b) dew point
c) boiling point
d) water balance point
e) deposition point

Question 4:


a) cumulus
b) cumulonimbus
c) cirrus
d) stratus
e) altostratus

Question 5:


a) water surpluses
b) water deficits
c) lowest precipitation totals
d) no evaporation
e) highest precipitation totals

Question 6:


a) the Equator
b) the Prime Meridian
c) subtropical latitudes
d) lower latitudes
e) the highest latitudes

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False