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Think you know everything there is to know about hurricanes, or have acquired enough information from this web site to take on the experts? Well, here is your chance to prove yourself by taking the Hurricane Quiz. This quiz consists of fifteen multiple choice questions. These questions will be rotated every so often so that there are new challenging questions to answer. So enjoy and good luck


Please answer the following questions, and then submit the form.


1.) How many major hurricanes developed between the years 1995 and 2003?

29
34
32

2.) Of those major hurricanes between 1995 and 2003, how many made landfall in the United States?

Eight
Seven
Three


3.) How many hurricanes or tropical storms between 2001 and 2005 had their names retired?

13
17
12


4.) How many hurricanes from the 2005 season had their names retired?

Five
Six
Four
Three


5.) How many Category Five Hurricanes developed in the Atlantic in 2005?

Two
Four
Three


6.) How many major hurricanes have developed from 2004 to 2005?

Twelve
Eleven
Ten


7.) Of those major hurricanes that developed during the years 2004 and 2005, how many made landfall in the United States?

Seven
Eight
Nine

8.) How many Category Five Hurricanes have developed since 2003?

Three
Four
Six


9.) Which 2005 Atlantic Hurricane became the most powerful of all time?

Katrina
Rita
Wilma


10.) Prior to Hurricane Katrina, name the storm that produced the highest storm surge along the United States coastline?

Camille
Gilbert
Hugo


11.) Prior to the 2005 season, what year had the most named storms?

1995
2003
1933


12.) Prior to the 2005 season, what year had the most hurricanes?

1950
1969
1995


13.) What year still holds the mark for the most major hurricanes in a season?

1950
2005
1996


14.) Name the portion of the Gulf of Mexico with very warm sea surface temperatures that hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma passed through.

Sargrasso Sea
Gulf Stream
Loop Current


15.) Prior to 2005, which year had the most Category Five Hurricanes in a season?

1980
1998
1961


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