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5 Matching Questions

  1. irregular galaxy
  2. mesosphere
  3. permeable
  4. radiosonde
  5. salinity
  1. a the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere; burns up most meteors
  2. b measure of dissolved minerals and salts in water
  3. c allowing a fluid to pass through
  4. d a transmitter sent up in a weather balloon to send measurements of air temperature, humidity, wind speed, and wind direction
  5. e a galaxy formed by the collision of other galaxies

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. lower layer of the Sun's atmosphere
  2. a circular pattern of winds created by Earth's rotation
  3. process by which plants use chlorophyll and energy from sunlight to manufacture food from carbon dioxide
  4. release of water vapor into the air by plants
  5. the mass of the Sun; used to measure the masses of stars

5 True/False Questions

  1. Earth's energy budgetheat released when water vapor condenses


  2. porosityouter layer of the Sun's atmosphere


  3. wind shearwhen winds change direction and speed up into the atmosphere


  4. planetan object that orbits the Sun, is spherical, and has cleared its orbit of other large objects


  5. ioncenter of the Sun where nuclear fusion occurs


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