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2 Mr. Wells Jeopardy

3 THE RULES: Give each answer in the form of a question Instructor/Hosts decisions are FINAL

4 And now…here is the host of Jeopardy… Mr. Wells

5 Lets Get Ready to play… Todays Categories are:

6 Weather Instruments Instruments

7 Forces of Forces of Air

8 Weather Forecasting

9 Extreme Weather Weather

10 Miscellaneous

11 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Weather Instruments Instruments $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Forces of Forces of Air $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Weather Forecasting $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Extreme Weather Weather $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Miscellaneous DD FJ

12 $100 An aneroid barometer measures air pressure, what does the word aneroid mean? $100 An aneroid barometer measures air pressure, what does the word aneroid mean? Answer…

13 $100 Without liquid 100

14 $200 This is sent into the atmosphere daily to record weather data? Answer…

15 $200 Weather balloon 200

16 $300 This instrument is used to measure wind speed? Answer…

17 $300 Anemometer 300

18 $400 What does a psychrometer measure? Answer…

19 $400 Relative humidity 400

20 $500 This invention first allowed people to share weather information over long distances? Answer…

21 $500 Telegraph 500

22 $100 The force of air pressing upon Earths surface is known as _______________. Answer…

23 $100 Air Pressure 100

24 $200 True or False An air mass has a wide variety of conditions throughout. Explain. Answer…

25 $200 False Similar conditions throughout 200

26 $300 What happens to air particles as they become heated? Answer…

27 $300 They move faster and farther apart. 300

28 $400 Why does warm air rise above cool air? Answer…

29 $400 Because it is less dense than cold air. 400

30 $500 The movement of air from areas of high pressure to areas of low pressure. Answer…

31 $500 Wind 500

32 $100 Microscale weather forecasts are forecasts for _________ areas. Answer…

33 $100 Small 100

34 $200 Where does a front form? Answer…

35 $200 Between air masses 200

36 $300 Doppler radar bounces radio waves off of __________? Answer…

37 $300 Precipitation 300

38 $400 Weather in the United States generally moves which direction? Answer…

39 $400 From west to east 400

40 $500 Why does it feel hotter on a humid day? Answer…

41 $500 Your sweat cant evaporate as easily because the air already has a lot of water vapor in it. 500

42 $100 What causes thunder? Answer…

43 $100 Lightning heating the air causing it to expand and break the sound barrier. 100

44 $200 A massive storm that forms over a warm ocean. Answer…

45 $200 Hurricane 200

46 $300 Rain that refreezes after it hits the ground is called what? Answer…

47 $300 Freezing rain 300

48 $400 Which is more dangerous, a tornado watch or a tornado warning and why. Answer…

49 $400 Tornado warning because there is a tornado spotted. 400

50 $500 What two weather conditions make forest fires more likely to happen when there is lightning? Answer…

51 $500 Heat and Drought. 500

52 $100 True or False Weather proverbs such as Seagull, seagull, sit on the sand Rain is likely when you are at hand are always accurate. Answer…

53 $100 False 100

54 $200 How fast does a geostationary satellite move compared to the earth Answer…

55 $200 The same speed because it stays in the same spot over Earth 200

56 $300 What does most precipitation begin as in the United States Answer…

57 $300 Snow or ice crystals 300

58 $400 The amount of water vapor the air can hold depends largely on the air _________________. Answer…

59 $400 Temperature 400

60 $500 When air reaches the dew point what does the water vapor in the air do? Answer…

61 $500 Condenses, turns from a gas to a liquid 500

62 Daily Double How much do you want to wager? Daily Double Daily Double

63 FINAL JEOPARDY

64 CATEGORY: Clouds How much do you want to wager? Proceed…

65 How do cumulonimbus clouds form? Proceed…

66 A cold air mass pushes under a warm air mass and forces it up. The water vapor in the warm air condenses quickly and forms cumulonimbus clouds. Proceed…

67 Thanks for PLAYING!

68 Credits Created by: Chad Kafka, Business Teacher Huntley High School Jeopardy sound effects used solely for the purpose of fun, entertainment, and education and NOT for profit.


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