HURRICANE ON LINE LAB:                                                                                  GLOSSARY

This on-line lab contains 6 parts:
Parts I, II, III, and IV require the student to answer questions about hurricanes using the provided worksheets.  The answers to the questions are contained in the websites which are listed under each part .   
FOR PART V:  You are required to print the map provided and plot the daily locations of two hurricanes while answering the questions on the worksheet
FOR PART VI:  Do the online Quizzes.    

Part I :     What is a Hurricane?

Complete the Worksheet and Puzzle using the following links.
Read this article:  Sever Weather: Hurricanes  
This article contains six subsections: Its raining Cats and Dogs; What are Hurricanes?; How are Hurricane Formed; Damage; Hurricane Intensity, Hurricane Names
Answer this worksheet:   Worksheet
Complete this Hurricanes Puzzle:    Puzzle



Part II :     Naming Hurricanes:  

Complete the Worksheet using the following links.
Read this article:   Naming Hurricanes:
Read this article:   How are hurricanes names?
Answer this worksheet    Hurricane Names Worksheet


Part III:   Measuring  Hurricanes:

View the interactive tutorials, the complete the Worksheet using the following  links.
View these two tutorials on Storm Surge:   The coolest interactive tutorial:  Storm Surge      Storm Surge II
Read these articles:  Safir-Simpson Scale 1        Safir-Simpson 2
Compete the worksheet:   Worksheet


Part IV:   Life Cycle of a Hurricane:  

Complete the Worksheet using the following links.
Read these articles:   Origin and Life Cycle:     Lifecycle:
Compete the worksheet:   Worksheet


Part V:   Mapping of Hurricanes:   

Complete the Worksheets using the following links.
Compete the worksheet: Latitude/Longitude Review Worksheet: Worksheet

After you and print this map.   Print this Map . . .

Then complete the following worksheet about Hurricanes Elisabeth and Morrow.   Hurricanes Elisabeth and Morrow


Part VI:   Complete the following online quizzes!

ONLINE QUIZ