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When a(n) front passes, the temperature drops dramatically. A) stationary B) warm C) occluded

Question : When a(n) front passes, the temperature drops dramatically. A) stationary B) warm C) occluded : 2146549

66) When a(n) ________ front passes, the temperature drops dramatically.

A) stationary

B) warm

C) occluded

D) cold

67) Surface cyclones are accompanied by ________ aloft.

A) high pressure systems

B) divergence

C) suction vortexes

D) convergence

68) Convergence aloft helps maintain surface ________.

A) lows

B) tornadoes

C) wind gusts

D) highs

69) Lightning rarely occurs in the ________.

A) ocean

B) mid latitudes

C) tropics

D) polar regions

70) Thunderstorms are usually associated with ________ clouds.

A) nimbostratus

B) cumulonimbus

C) cirrostratus

D) cirrus

71) Most severe thunderstorms that occur in the middle latitudes form along or ahead of ________ fronts.

A) cold

B) occluded

C) warm

D) stationary

72) Thunder is produced by ________.

A) wind

B) rain

C) hail

D) lightning

73) At any given moment on Earth, there are about ________ active thunderstorms.

A) 2000

B) 3000

C) 1000

D) 4000

74) The months of ________ (in the Northern Hemisphere) are the period of greatest tornado frequency.

A) March-June

B) October-December

C) June-August

D) January-March

75) Vortices within a tornado vortex, called ________ vortices, often cause the greatest destruction within a given tornado.

A) suction

B) polar

C) shear

D) mesocyclone

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