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Natural Disasters: Tornadoes

Find out how much you know about tornadoes.


Quiz ID:#22237
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Created By:weatherandgaameAus***!!!




#1   The Glossary of Meteorology defines a tornado as: "a violently rotating column of air, in contact with the ground."

#2   How many different tornado types are there?

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#3   The basic tornado shape is a funnel.

#4   What is a tornado called when it does not reach the ground?

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#5   What is the name of the scale used to estimate tornado damage?

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#6   Which of the following states is in Tornado Alley?

#7   What is the highest tornado wind speed ever recorded?

#8   Which of the following has the highest yearly average for occurrences of tornadoes?

#9   What is the basic beginning of a tornado?

#10   A tornado is always visible.





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