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What part of the water cycle involves snow?
a) Condensation
b) Precipitation
c) Evaporation
d) Run Off

To condense means what?
a) Rise up and float because of heat
b) Falling to the ground
c) Come off a mountain
d) Come together and cool to form types of clouds

If water cools and comes together it is...
a) Condensation
b) precipitation
c) evaporation
d) run off

What part of the water cycle turns liquid to gas?
a) Condensation
b) Evaporation
c) Precipitation
d) Infiltration

When hot air rises and moves to colder areas and sinks.
a) Conduction
b) Radiation
c) Convection

If you are sitting near a fire and warming up.
a) Conduction
b) Convection
c) Radiation

When my hand touches a pan and my hand gets hot.
a) Conduction
b) Convection
c) Radiation

When I say movement of air which word am I talking about?
a) Conduction
b) Radiations
c) Convection

What is the main source of radiation?
a) The lights
b) A heat lamp
c) The Sun

The beach is always windy. Why?
a) The uneven heating of the surfaces that causes hot air to rise and cool air to sink
b) Because of ocean waves
c) The sand on my feet makes my feet hot.

What type of breeze happens during the day?
a) Land Breeze
b) Cool Breeze
c) Sea Breeze

What is air pressure?
a) Air that goes up
b) Air around us that is gets lower as we go up in a mountain
c) Gravity that moves up

What measures air pressure?
a) Thermometer
b) Bischofometer
c) Barometer
d) Digital clock

Which layer has space shuttles going around in it?
a) Stratosphere
b) Mesosphere
c) Thermosphere

Why does weather occur in the troposphere?
a) 99% of all water is in this layer so clouds are made here
b) The sun destroys the weather
c) Water molecules rise but do not fall here.

What layer of the atmosphere burns meteors?
a) Stratosphere
b) Mesosphere
c) Thermosphere
d) Exosphere

What does ozone do in the stratosphere?
a) Helps protect against meteors
b) Captures all sunlight and destroys it
c) Protects us from harmful rays from the sun.
d) Has weather in it.

Which type of cloud is puffy?
a) Cumulus
b) Stratus
c) Cirrus

What is the imaginary line across Earth where high pressure causes weather?
a) Latitude
b) Longitude
c) Equator

A land breeze happens at night because which is cooler?
a) The ocean is cooler than the land
b) The land is cooler than the water so molecules rise above the water
c) The ocean and land are the same. Neither is cooler.

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