5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- ozone layer
- Tropospheric ozone
- Low-pressure system
- High-pressure system
- a contains air that moves outward away from a center of the system and spirals upward
- b Air moves toward the low atmospheric pressure at the center of the system and spirals upward
- c A secondary pollutant, a major component of smog, colorless gas
- d a heavy metal that enters the atmosphere as a particular pollutant. Help improve engim=nge preformance.
- e A portion of the stratosphere, roughly 17-30 km above sea level, that contains most of the ozone in the atmosphere
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- thr boundry along which a colder, drier air mass displaces a warmer, moister air mass
- Harmful substances produced when primary pollutants interact or react with contituents of the atmosphere
- extends 11-50 km above sea level, level above troposphere and below mesosphere
- A highly toxic, radioactive, colorless gas that seeps up from the ground in areas with certin types of bedrock and can build up inside basements and homes with poor air circulation
- composed of solid or liquid particles small enough to be suspended in the atmosphere.
5 True/False Questions
scrubbers → atmospheric conditions over short time periods, typically hours or days, and within relatively small gergraphic areas
carbon monoxide → a colorless, odorless gas produced primarily by the imcomplete combustion of fuel. Mostly from cars and engines.
Sulfur dioxide → a highly reactive, foul smelling reddish brown gas that contributes to smog and acid precipitation.
acidic depositions → The settling of acidic or acid-forming pollutants from the atmosphere onto earth's surface.
relative humidity → the ratio of water vapor a given volume of air contains at a given temperature