WONDER #1454: Where Is the Eye of the Hurricane?

Question 1 of 3

The calm center of a hurricane is called the what?

  1. eye
  2. ear
  3. nose
  4. brain

Question 2 of 3

The severe winds that make up the edges of the eye are known as the what?

  1. Coriolis effect
  2. cyclonic zone
  3. ocean tornadoes
  4. eyewall

Question 3 of 3

The center of a hurricane might be called the eye because of its what?

  1. shape
  2. clarity
  3. both (A) and (B)
  4. neither (A) nor (B)

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