WONDER #738: Is It Always Calm Before a Storm?

Question 1 of 3

The “calm” before the storm is sometimes called the what before the storm?

  1. peace
  2. lull
  3. rest
  4. weather

Question 2 of 3

The "calm before the storm" started as a phrase used by ______________.

  1. sailors
  2. poets
  3. pilots
  4. submarine captains

Question 3 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. signs to look for before a very bad storm.
  2. how weather forecasters do their jobs.
  3. why storms at sea are worse than storms on land.
  4. what causes a calm before a storm and where the phrase came from.

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