5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- How does the temperature change in the stratosphere and why?
- Heat flows from matter with ____ temps. to matter with ____ temps.
- a High and low.
- b Temperature increases because the atmosphere's ozone is concentrated there.
- c Layer of the atmosphere where ozone is located.
- d Constantly changing; refers to state of atmosphere at any given time or pace.
- e The process that produces weak rays that travel in all directions.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Latitude, heating of land and water, altitude, geographic position, cloud cover, and ocean currents.
- (involves making contact = touch) Transfer of heat through molecular activity.
- Higher temperatures than clear nights because clouds absorb outgoing radiation and reflect it back toward Earth.
- The boundary between the troposphere and stratosphere.
- Heating of the atmosphere by radiation absorbed by gases.
5 True/False Questions
Radiation → Transfer of heat with OR without the use of a medium.
Three ways that energy (heat) can be transferred are... → Latitude, heating of land and water, altitude, geographic position, cloud cover, and ocean currents.
Reflection → Light bounces off an object.
Climate → Based on observations of weather that have been collected over many years. Helps describe a place or region.
Convection → (involves making contact = touch) Transfer of heat through molecular activity.