5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- How does the temperature change in the stratosphere and why?
- Three ways that energy (heat) can be transferred are...
- a Mass movement or circulation within a substance; Heat rises/Cool sinks.
- b Temperature increases because the atmosphere's ozone is concentrated there.
- c A molecule of three oxygen atoms.
- d Conduction, convection, radiation.
- e Lowest layer of the atmosphere; where coulds and rain occur.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Higher temperatures than clear nights because clouds absorb outgoing radiation and reflect it back toward Earth.
- Heating of the atmosphere by radiation absorbed by gases.
- Most common gas in the atmosphere.
- Light bounces off an object.
5 True/False Questions
Climate → Energy that flows from one object to another due to increase in temperature.
Six temperature controls are... → Layer of the atmosphere where ozone is located.
Oxygen → A molecule of three oxygen atoms.
Stratosphere → Lowest layer of the atmosphere; where coulds and rain occur.
Higher altitudes have _____ temperatures and _____ air pressure than lower altitudes. → Temperature increases because the atmosphere's ozone is concentrated there.