Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 12

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) orographic
b) convergent-lifing
c) frontal
d) acid
e) cumulus

Question 2:


a) mature stage
b) developing stage
c) orographic stage
d) dissipating stage
e) no cumulonimbus clouds are formed

Question 3:


a) convergent-lifting
b) leeward
c) convective
d) frontal
e) orographic

Question 4:


a) supercell
b) convective cell
c) air mass
d) air cell
e) low pressure cell

Question 5:


a) colder and moister
b) colder and drier
c) warmer and moister
d) warmer and drier
e) identical in temperature and moisture to that ascending the peak

Question 6:


a) convergent-lifting
b) orographic
c) frontal
d) condensative
e) convectional

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