Assignment 17083

Which factor contributes to this loss of punch?
aboth friction and lack of warm, moist air
b
friction
c
heating from below by the land surface
d
lack of warm, moist air
Question 6 (1 point)Which of the following would NOT be associated with stable atmospheric conditions?
aafternoon thundershowers
b
dreary overcast skies with light drizzle
c
temperature inversions
d
widespread fog
Question 7 (1 point)Which force generates wind?
acentrifugal force
b
Coriolis force
c
gravity force
d
pressure gradient force
Question 8 (1 point)Which air masses have the greatest influence on weather conditions in the central United States?
acP and mT
b
cT and cP
c
mP and cP
d
mP and mT
Question 9 (1 point)Which of the following is affected by the Coriolis effect?
aboth wind speed and wind direction
b
neither wind speed nor wind direction
c
only wind direction
d
only wind speed
Question 10 (1 point)A dark, gray cloud that blankets the sky and often generates precipitation is which type of cloud?
aaltostratus
b
cirrostratus
c
cirrus
d
nimbostratus