How do tropical storms form and develop?

In this lesson, we will learn about the structure and features of tropical storms. We will also learn about how tropical storms form and develop.

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Q1.Tropical storms are a...

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Q2.Tropical storms create the following three hazards...

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Q3.For tropical storms to form, the ocean temperatures must be...

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Q4.Tropical storms form between...

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Q5.Tropical storms rarely form...

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Q6.Tropical storms form where ocean depths are...

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Q7.Tropical storms are formed in areas of...

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Q8.Low wind shear means...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

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Question 7

Question 8

Q1.Tropical storms are a...

1/8

Q2.Tropical storms create the following three hazards...

Select three (3) boxes

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Q3.For tropical storms to form, the ocean temperatures must be...

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Q4.Tropical storms form between...

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Q5.Tropical storms rarely form...

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Q6.Tropical storms form where ocean depths are...

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Q7.Tropical storms are formed in areas of...

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Q8.Low wind shear means...

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How do tropical storms form and develop?

Complete the sentences below to show that you understand the key learning from the lesson. Good luck!

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Q1.Tropical storms form...

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Q2.Tropical storms travel from...

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Q3.The lifespan of an average tropical storm is...

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Q4.The eye of the storm is...

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Q5.The towering clouds within a tropical storm are called...

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Q6.Tropical storms spin because of...

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Q7.The eye of the storm is clear of cloud due to...

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How do tropical storms form and develop?

Complete the sentences below to show that you understand the key learning from the lesson. Good luck!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

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Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Tropical storms form...

1/7

Q2.Tropical storms travel from...

2/7

Q3.The lifespan of an average tropical storm is...

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Q4.The eye of the storm is...

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Q5.The towering clouds within a tropical storm are called...

5/7

Q6.Tropical storms spin because of...

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Q7.The eye of the storm is clear of cloud due to...

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Lesson summary: How do tropical storms form and develop?

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