.What is the relationship between semi-permanent subtropical anticyclones and the location of the world’s subtropical deserts? 2.How are the trade winds and westerlies linked to the semi-permanent subtropical anticyclones? 3.Describe the weather along the intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ). 4.How do the Aleutian and Icelandic lows change between winter and summer? 5.Why does the climate of Southern California feature a wet winter and dry summer? 6.How are the subtropical gyres of the ocean basins associated with the prevailing planetary-scale wind belts? 7.Describe the seasonal shifts in the latitude of the polar front and the semi-permanent subtropical highs. 8.What factors contribute to the development of the Southwest Monsoon? 9.Explain the association between weather extremes and a blocking pattern in the mid-latitude westerlies. 10.Why does a jet stream occur over the polar front?