Air Pressure & Layers of the Atmosphere
Terms in this set (20)
Ozone layer is in this layer of the atmosphere.
Ozone absorbs ....
Aurora Borealis occur in this layer of the atmosphere
Air pressure decreases or increases with higher altitude?
Percentage of oxygen in the air
Satellites generally orbit in this layer of the atmosphere.
Air pressure and ____________ decrease with increasing altitude.
Anything with mass also exerts ...
Weather occurs in this layer of the atmosphere.
Boundaries between layers of the atmosphere are called...
Layers of the atmosphere are classified mainly according to ...
An object that floats is said to be ...
An object that sinks is more or less buoyant the fluid around it?
Heat makes molecules move faster or slower?
Air pressure always moves from high to ....
The coldest layer of the atmosphere is the ...
Air has _____________ because it is made of molecules and atoms.
Does the stratosphere get hotter or colder with increasing altitude?
Does the troposphere get hotter or colder with increasing altitude?
Which is the hottest layer of the atmosphere?