What are the factors that affect climate?

In this lesson, we will be learning about the factors that affect climate by focusing on latitude, prevailing wind direction, altitude, and the distance from the sea.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Choose the 3 weather conditions.

Select three (3) boxes

1/5

Q2.Weather is...

2/5

Q3.The temperature shown in this combined synoptic chart symbol is...

3/5

Q4.The wind direction shown in the combined synoptic chart shows that it is travelling from the...

4/5

Q5.Weather forecasts are...

5/5

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Choose the 3 weather conditions.

Select three (3) boxes

1/5

Q2.Weather is...

2/5

Q3.The temperature shown in this combined synoptic chart symbol is...

3/5

Q4.The wind direction shown in the combined synoptic chart shows that it is travelling from the...

4/5

Q5.Weather forecasts are...

5/5

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Worksheet

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What are the factors that affect climate?

Huge well done for completing Lesson 2! Let's see what you can remember.

Q1.Climate is...

1/5

Q2.Latitude influences the climate as it is...

2/5

Q3.A prevailing wind that travels over oceans brings...

3/5

Q4.The higher the altitude...

4/5

Q5.Oceans heat up and cool down...

5/5

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:

What are the factors that affect climate?

Huge well done for completing Lesson 2! Let's see what you can remember.

Q1.Climate is...

1/5

Q2.Latitude influences the climate as it is...

2/5

Q3.A prevailing wind that travels over oceans brings...

3/5

Q4.The higher the altitude...

4/5

Q5.Oceans heat up and cool down...

5/5

Lesson summary: What are the factors that affect climate?

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