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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. movement of air from land at sea at night, created when cooler, denser air from the land forces up warmer air over the sea.
  2. energy transfered by waves or rays.
  3. a type of energy that comes to Earth from the Sun, can damage skin and cause cancer, and is mostly absorbed by the ozone layer.
  4. Layer of Earth's atmosphere that is closest to the ground, contains 99% of the water vapor and 75% of the atmospheric gasses and is where clouds and weather occur.
  5. causes moving air and water to left in the southern hemisphere and turn right in the northern hemisphere due to Earth's rotation.

5 True/False questions

  1. conductiontransfer of thermal energy by the movement of particles from one place to another in a gas or liquid.

          

  2. chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)group of chemical compounds used in refrigerators, air conditioners, foam packaging, and aerosol sprays that may enter the atmosphere and destroy ozone.

          

  3. ozone layerLayer of the electrically charged particles in the thermosphere that absorbs AM radio waves during the day and reflects them back at night.

          

  4. jet streamnarrow belt of strong winds that blowsnear the top of the troposphere.

          

  5. sea breezemovement of air from land at sea at night, created when cooler, denser air from the land forces up warmer air over the sea.