Air Pressure Question Preview (ID: 35672)

Air Pressure.

When a body of water is warmer than the nearby land wind will
a) travel toward the land
b) travel toward the water
c) not be affected
d) will be unpredictable

When land is warmer than the nearby water ______ occurs.
a) sea breeze
b) land breeze
c) jet stream
d) trade winds

When hot air rises causing cold air to sink and move into the area of low pressure
a) conduction
b) radiation
c) magic
d) convection

___ air will sink
a) Less dense
b) Warm
c) Cold

When a gas cools and turns back into a liquid
a) evaporation
b) condensation
c) precipitation
d) transpiration

_____air will rise
a) cold
b) more dense
c) warm

Air that is moving
a) barometer
b) air pressure
c) density
d) wind

As temperature increases, density
a) decreases
b) increases
c) stays the same
d) goes up

Instrument that measures air pressure
a) barometer
b) anemometer
c) thermometer
d) beaker

Air that has a low density
a) cold air
b) warm air
c) air that is close together
d) air close to the ground

Air that has a high desnity
a) hot air
b) warm air
c) air that is spread apart
d) cold air

Air will move from
a) high pressure to high pressure
b) low pressure to high pressure
c) high pressure to low pressure
d) low pressure to low pressure

Amount of mass in a given volume describes
a) density
b) barometer
c) wind
d) fronts

Where would you find the lowest air pressure?
a) At high cold air.
b) At low hot air.
c) At high warm air.
d) At low cold air.

The force of air pushing on an area is______.
a) barometer
b) air pressure
c) density
d) front

Air pressure is greater
a) at higher altitudes.
b) in warm air.
c) at lower altitudes.
d) when temperature is higher.

Liquid that turns into a gas
a) condenses
b) evaporates
c) melts
d) freezes

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