Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 15

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Question 1:


a) radar trackings of radiosonde balloons
b) radar trackings of geosynchronous satellites
c) sonar trackings
d) not useful for weather prediction
e) only useful in winter months

Question 2:


a) rotational
b) numerical
c) geosynchronous
d) synoptic
e) revolutionary

Question 3:


a) dashed lines
b) a line extending from a circle
c) a triangle
d) squares
e) small dots

Question 4:


a) Fahrenheit
b) kelvin
c) absolute
d) Celsius
e) radiosonde

Question 5:


a) circles
b) dashes
c) triangles
d) squares
e) line symbols

Question 6:


a) National Weather Service
b) American Meteorological Society
c) NOOA
d) The World Meteorological Organization
e) The Weather Channel

Question 7:


a) Truef
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