How might tropical storms be affected by climate change?

In this lesson, we will consider how climate change might impact the distribution, frequency and intensity of tropical storms.

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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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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

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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How might tropical storms be affected by climate change?

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

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Q1.The average number of tropical storms a year is...

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Q2.Tropical storm distribution means...

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Q3.Tropical storm wind speeds are predicted to...

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Q4.Tropical storm rainfall is expected to...

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Q5.Since 1970, the number of category 4 and 5 storms has...

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Q6.We are uncertain about the impact of climate change on tropical storms because...

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How might tropical storms be affected by climate change?

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.The average number of tropical storms a year is...

1/6

Q2.Tropical storm distribution means...

2/6

Q3.Tropical storm wind speeds are predicted to...

3/6

Q4.Tropical storm rainfall is expected to...

4/6

Q5.Since 1970, the number of category 4 and 5 storms has...

5/6

Q6.We are uncertain about the impact of climate change on tropical storms because...

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Lesson summary: How might tropical storms be affected by climate change?

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