Flashcards in Geography Test - Weather Deck (9)
What cell creates low pressure and low rainfall?
What biomes commonly exist in the Hadley Cell?
Arid environments/Desert areas
Definition of Climate
Average weather conditions
Name the tropic above the Equator.
The tropic of Cancer
Name the tropic below the Equator
The tropic of Capricorn
Name 1 negative impact of global warming related to sea temperatures
Sea temperatures may rise 4 degrees by 2100
Name another negative impact of global warming related to sea levels rising
Sea levels may rise by a meter by 2100
How much rain do dessert in the Hadley cell get a year?
They get less than 25cm (10") a year