Wind and Monsoon Phenomenon Quiz

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What causes the rise of air in an area with high temperature?

Decrease in air pressure

What replaces the space vacated by the rising hot air?

Cold, denser air from high pressure area

What is the primary driving force behind wind movement?

Unequal heating of land and water

How does wind flow between areas of high and low pressure?

From high pressure area to low pressure area

What is a good example of seasonal winds caused by pressure differences?


Test your knowledge on the movement of air caused by differences in pressure, known as wind, and how it leads to the seasonal monsoon winds. Understand the concept of air flow from high pressure to low pressure areas.

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