Upgrade to remove ads
Atmo & Earth-Sun Voc. 2020
Terms in this set (12)
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period of time
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place.
The height of land above sea level
an irregularly occurring series of climatic changes affecting the mid-Pacific region, characterized by the appearance of unusually warm water
result of a process by which dry areas develop on the leeward sides of mountain ranges
North Atlantic Current
warm ocean current from the Gulf of Mexico that brings mild temperatures to northwestern Europe
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the North and South poles, about which Earth rotates
The movement of an object around another object
Each of the two times of the year when days and nights are of equal length
one of two days on which the sun's rays strike directly on the Tropic of Cancer or Tropic of Capricorn, marking the beginning of summer or winter
continuous daylight, a time when the sun is visible at midnight during the summer in either the Arctic or Antarctic Circle
warming that results when solar radiation is trapped by the atmosphere
THIS SET IS OFTEN IN FOLDERS WITH...
LACEMOPS-Terms & Definitions
Econ. Activities/Lvls of Dev.
Five themes of geography
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Religions Test 2 - Questions
Religion Test 2 - Chart