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Quiz 7.2: Understanding the Nature of Fronts

To successfully complete this quiz, you should be able to do the following: explain the basic characteristics of fronts; differentiate between a warm front and a cold front in terms of basic temperature, pressure, and humidity; and recognize how they differ regarding frontal movement influences on air masses and surface characteristics.

This activity contains 4 questions.

Question 1.
When does precipitation occur on warm fronts?

 
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Question 2.
Why do cold fronts possess a steeper slope than warm fronts?

 
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Question 3.
On the diagram, which of the following represents a warm air mass location? Select all that apply.

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Question 4.
On the diagram, which of the following represents a cold air mass location? Select all that apply.

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