WONDER #1585: What Is El Niño?

Question 1 of 3

What does El Niño mean in Spanish?

  1. the little boy
  2. the little girl
  3. bad weather
  4. cold winds

Question 2 of 3

What does ENSO stand for?

  1. El Niño-Southern Oscillation
  2. East North South Ocean
  3. El Niño-Strike Out
  4. Entropy Stand Off

Question 3 of 3

The cold phase of ENSO is sometimes referred to as what?

  1. El Niño
  2. El Pinto
  3. La Niña
  4. La Pinata

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