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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 14

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Question 1:


a) 74 mph
b) 50 mph
c) 47 mph
d) 34 mph
e) 100 mph

Question 2:


a) willy-willies
b) monsoons
c) cyclones
d) hurricanes
e) typhoons

Question 3:


a) 20 and 30
b) 5 and 55
c) 5 and 25
d) 30 and 50
e) 50 and 75

Question 4:


a) stationary front
b) open-wave
c) occluded front
d) closed wave
e) easterly wave

Question 5:


a) the polar jet stream
b) easterly waves
c) occluded fronts
d) typhoons
e) stationary fronts

Question 6:


a) warm, rising air
b) warm, descending air
c) cool, rising air
d) cool, descending air
e) warm, stationary air

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