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5 Matching Questions

  1. Six temperature controls are...
  2. Convection
  3. Conduction
  4. Tropopause
  5. Oxygen
  1. a Mass movement or circulation within a substance; Heat rises/Cool sinks.
  2. b Second most common.
  3. c Latitude, heating of land and water, altitude, geographic position, cloud cover, and ocean currents.
  4. d (involves making contact = touch) Transfer of heat through molecular activity.
  5. e The boundary between the troposphere and stratosphere.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Light bounces off an object.
  2. Based on observations of weather that have been collected over many years. Helps describe a place or region.
  3. Heating of the atmosphere by radiation absorbed by gases.
  4. A mixture of various gases (nitrogen and oxygen make up 99% of clean, dry air).
  5. Higher temperatures than clear nights because clouds absorb outgoing radiation and reflect it back toward Earth.

5 True/False Questions

  1. TroposphereLowest layer of the atmosphere; where coulds and rain occur.

          

  2. How does the temperature change in the stratosphere and why?Latitude, heating of land and water, altitude, geographic position, cloud cover, and ocean currents.

          

  3. Higher altitudes have _____ temperatures and _____ air pressure than lower altitudes.Decreased and higher.

          

  4. StratosphereLayer of the atmosphere where ozone is located.

          

  5. Radiation(involves making contact = touch) Transfer of heat through molecular activity.

          

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