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Renewable Energy: Wind Activity

Activity: Renewable Energy: Wind (pdf version of original activity.)

Description: This activity focuses on the relationship between barometric pressure, wind speed and wind direction. Students will use these parameters to analyze surface maps of the United States and form a relationship with the patterns that will show up on the map.

Relationships to topics: Pressure, What Drives Weather, Coriolis Effect, General Circulation of the Atmosphere

Last modified date: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 1:34pm