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5 Matching questions

  1. Tropospheric ozone
  2. Lead
  3. Particulate matter
  4. atmospheric pressure
  5. ozone layer
  1. a A secondary pollutant, a major component of smog, colorless gas
  2. b mearures the force per unit area produced by a column of air
  3. c composed of solid or liquid particles small enough to be suspended in the atmosphere.
  4. d A portion of the stratosphere, roughly 17-30 km above sea level, that contains most of the ozone in the atmosphere
  5. e a heavy metal that enters the atmosphere as a particular pollutant. Help improve engim=nge preformance.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the bottomost layer, blankets earths surface and provides us the air we need to live
  2. extends 11-50 km above sea level, level above troposphere and below mesosphere
  3. One of the group of human made organic compunds derived from simple hydrocarbons, in which hydrogen atoms are replayed by chlorine, bromine, or flourine. deplete the ozone layer
  4. Harmful substances produced when primary pollutants interact or react with contituents of the atmosphere
  5. Air moves toward the low atmospheric pressure at the center of the system and spirals upward

5 True/False questions

  1. High-pressure systemcontains air that moves outward away from a center of the system and spirals upward


  2. acidic depositionsThe settling of acidic or acid-forming pollutants from the atmosphere onto earth's surface.


  3. Coriolis effectthr boundry along which a colder, drier air mass displaces a warmer, moister air mass


  4. photochemical smogis formed through light-driven chemical reactions of primary pollutants and normal atmospheric compounds that produce a mix of over100 different chemicals.


  5. Volative Organic compunds (VOCs)carbon-containing chemical used in a =nd emitted by vehicle engines and a wide cariety of solvents and industrial processes, as well as by many household chemical and consumer items.


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