Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 09

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Question 1:


a) rising air
b) sinking air
c) cooled air
d) relatively stationary air
e) polluted air

Question 2:


a) 60-90 degrees N & S
b) 30-60 degrees N & S
c) 30-90 degrees N & S
d) 10 degrees N & S
e) 0-5 degrees N & S

Question 3:


a) troughs
b) azonal flow
c) ridges
d) solar flow
e) zonal flow

Question 4:


a) dry monsoon
b) wet monsoon
c) chinook winds
d) Aleutian low
e) Aleutian high

Question 5:


a) is warmed and subsides
b) is cooled and rises
c) is cooled and subsides
d) is warmed and rises
e) is fairly stationary

Question 6:


a) subtropical high
b) polar front
c) polar high
d) ITCZ
e) midlatitude high

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