1. Science
  2. Earth sciences
  3. 13 directions read pages 484489 and then answer the following...

Question: 13 directions read pages 484489 and then answer the following...

Question details

1.3 Directions: Read pages 484-489 and then answer the following questions is a mass movement or flow of ocean water. and are powered by the 2. Surface currents move water 3. Look at Figure 17-4 A. What is the name of the current off the California coast? B. What is the name of the current off the East Coast of the US? C. What is the name of the cold current off the coast of South America that is affected by El Nino? 4. The latitudes of Sand Diego, Califomia and Charleston, South Carolina are exactly the same. However, the average yearly temperature in the ocean off Charleston is much than the water temperature offsan Diegon Ebe much 5. How do sailors use surface currents? 6. How can shoes that were dumped in the middle of the Pacific Ocean wash up on Oregon beaches? 7. How does the Coriolis effect influence surface current? 8. Curents in the Pacific move west until they are deflected by 9 Where are cold currents usually found? 14 of 3
Solution by an expert tutor
Blurred Solution
This question has been solved
Subscribe to see this solution