Winds Storms And Cyclones

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An anemometer is an instrument that is most similar to a :

A
Accelerator
B
Speedometer
C
Flag
D
Electric meter
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State true or false.
It is safe to use telephone during a thunderstorm.

A
True
B
False
C
Ambigious
D
Data insufficient
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What is likely to happen if high speed winds blew over a building with a weak roof?

A
Roof will collapse
B
Roof will be blown away
C
Roof will be unaffected
D
Either A or B
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At what time during a 24-hour day would a radiation temperature inversion best be developed?

A
At sunset
B
Near sunrise
C
Toward the end of the morning
D
Between 2 and 5 pm when the air temperature reaches a maximum
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A house or building is the safest place during a thunderstorm.

A
True
B
False
C
Ambigious
D
Data insufficient
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Low atmospheric pressure exists on the Earth in which of the following latitudes?

A
At the equator only
B
At North pole and South pole
C
At the pole
D
At the equator and at North pole and South pole
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Consider the following statements:
A: During storms, all windows should be tightly shut
B: During storms, the air pressure outside a house is less than air pressure inside the house

A
Both A and B are correct
B
A is correct and B is incorrect
C
A is incorrect and B is correct
D
Both A and B are incorrect
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Choose the correct statement from the following.

A
High speed winds are accompanied by reduced air
pressure.
B
High speed winds are accompanied by increased air
pressure.
C
Change in pressure does not affect the wind velocity.
D
Humidity can change the velocity and direction of wind.
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