What is the global distribution of tropical storms?

In this lesson, we will learn about where tropical storms are formed and which conditions are required for formation.

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Q1.Wind moves from...

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Q2.Air rises at the equator because...

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Q3.Air sinks in areas of high pressure because...

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Q4.Within the Ferrel Cell, warm air...

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Q5.At the Poles, the air pressure is...

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Q6.An example of a cold desert is...

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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

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Q1.Wind moves from...

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Q2.Air rises at the equator because...

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Q3.Air sinks in areas of high pressure because...

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Q4.Within the Ferrel Cell, warm air...

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Q5.At the Poles, the air pressure is...

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Q6.An example of a cold desert is...

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Distribution of Tropical Storms

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

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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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Distribution of Tropical Storms

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 8

Q1.Tropical storms are a...

1/8

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

Select three (3) boxes

2/8

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

3/8

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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Lesson summary: What is the global distribution of tropical storms?

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