1.The release of latent heat from a cloud causes the air at the top of a mountain to be _____.
warmer than it would otherwise
colder than it would otherwise
2.What produces the rain shadow effect?
Rising and warming air on the leeward side of a mountain
Precipitation on the leeward side of a mountain
Rising and cooling air on the windward side of a mountain
Sinking and warming air on the leeward side of a mountain
Sinking and cooling air on the leeward side of a mountain
3.Cold, dry downslope winds force cold air out of low-lying regions.
4.The ITCZ is located at _____.
60o S latitude
60o N latitude
30o S latitude
30o N latitude
5.The jet streams generally occur at the _____.
boundaries of the major circulation cells
equator and the poles
.6.The trade winds blow from the _____ to the _____.
equator; subtropical high
polar front; subtropical high
polar front; equator
subtropical high; polar front
subtropical high; equator