What are two causes of wind?

What are two causes of wind?

Wind is the movement of air, caused by the uneven heating of the Earth by the sun and the Earth’s own rotation. Winds range from light breezes to natural hazards such as hurricanes and tornadoes.

Where is there no wind?

Antarctic Plateau

What is wind and how it is generated?

Wind is air in motion. It is produced by the uneven heating of the earth’s surface by the sun. Since the earth’s surface is made of various land and water formations, it absorbs the sun’s radiation unevenly. Two factors are necessary to specify wind: speed and direction.

How is wind created step by step?

Wind energy is created by the uneven heating of the Earths’ surface by the Sun. During the day, the air above the land heats faster than air over water. This warm air over the land expands and rises, and the cooler air, which is heavier takes its place, creating wind.

What are the types of wind?

Wind blowing above the earth surface may be classified into five major types:

  • Planetary winds.
  • Trade winds.
  • The westerlies.
  • Periodic winds. Monsoon winds. Land breeze. Sea breeze. Mountain and valley breeze.
  • Local winds.

What does the wind symbolize Class 9?

The wind symbolises difficulties and challenges. In the poem, the poet wants to say that wind has the power to destroy things but we should not be disappointed because of this. We should take the boldness of wind as a challenge and should come out as a winner.

What are the 7 winds?

Modern scale

Beaufort number Description Wind speed
6 Strong breeze 10.8–13.8 m/s
7 High wind, moderate gale, near gale 28–33 knots
32–38 mph
50–61 km/h

What does the wind symbolize in the Bible?

Wind symbolizes adversity in Jesus’ promise that it will not prevail against a house (a life) built on a solid foundation (Matt 7:27). Wind is often a demonstration of God’s awesome power. Wind in the Bible is also positively connected with God’s breath and his ultimate authority over the world.

What is the wind Symbolise in the poem?

Explanation: The wind symbolizes the brutal and raw power of nature, the wind god is symbol of strength and might, he despises weaklings and makes fun of them.

How can we be friends with the wind?

To make friends with wind we need to build strong homes with firm doors. We should also make ourselves physically and mentally strong by building strong, firm bodies and having steadfast hearts.

Why should we be friends with wind?

Why does the poet want us to be friends with the wind?

The people say that if we are strong, the wind may be our friend. Because the wind likes to be friend the strong. So, if we desire to have the strong to be our friends, we have to show courage ourselves. This is the main reason that the poet talks about the steadfast heart in the poem.

Does the wind touch the strong?

Explanation: According to the poem, wind symbolises difficulties and hardships in a person’s life. The poet wants to say that more we face the hardships, more we become strong and sturdy. Hence, wind makes people strong.

What does the wind god do to the weak?

Wind makes fun of the weaklings by separating them from the strong and then crushing them by its force. Wind who is very strong does not behave in a friendly way with the weak. It destroys the weak things.

Why does the poet request the wind to slow down?

As the wind is powerful, the poet requests it to come slowly and not to damage the things. The poet tells the wind not to break the shutters of the windows or to scatter the papers. He also asks the wind not to throw down the books which are there on the shelf. For this, the wind should slow down its speed.

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