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Why is it difficult to predict the weather of a place while it is easy to predict its climate?
Weather is the day-to-day condition of the atmosphere at a place with respect to the temperature, humidity, rainfall, etc. It is a process which can change very rapidly, Hence it is difficult to predict. On the other side, it is easier to predict climate as it is the average weather pattern taken for a long time.
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Unscramble the following words using the hints given against them.
(i) MATLICE (Hint: weather pattern in a region over a period of time)
(ii) AROPL (Hint: coolest region on earth)
(iii) TREHMEOMRET (Hint: used to measure temperature)
(iv) UHIDYTMI (Hint: a feature of weather)NCERT - Exemplar Science
State whether the following statements are True or False. Correct the false statements.
(a) It is easy to predict weather rather than climate.
(b) Since very few preys are available, the polar bear does not need to have a strong sense of smell.
(c) Penguins stick together to fight the cold polar climate.
(d) Tropical rain forests are cool and humid throughout the year because of heavy rains all the time.NCERT - Exemplar Science
Why is it difficult to predict the weather of a place while it is easy to predict its climate?NCERT - Exemplar Science
The coldest region on earth is the –NCERT - Exemplar Science
Which of the following briefly describes the desert climate?NCERT - Exemplar Science
Given below is a list of climatic conditions and some examples of animals. Read them carefully and place the items in the relevant columns as shown.
Penguin, Gorrila, Monkey, Reindeer, Assam, Greenland, Sun does not rise for six months, Hot and humid climate, Days and nights are almost equal in length throughout the year, Winter temperature around –37°C, Western Ghats
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