This hurricane quiz has 12 multiple-choice questions. Answers to the hurricane quiz questions can be found at the end of the page. Enjoy and pass them on to weather-curious friends.
1. A typical tropical cyclone (or hurricane) is formed ________.
a) Over land b) Over the ocean c) Either A or B
2. In Asia, the equivalent of a hurricane is known by what name?
a) Tropical depression b) Monsoon c) Tsunami d) Typhoon
3. Which of these weather conditions is conducive to hurricane development?
a) Low wind shear b) Cool ocean temperature c) Dry air d) All of the these