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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. is the result of the balance between the total amount of energy it receives and the total energy it emits or loses
  2. occurs when cold eastern Pacific water is naturally warm
  3. a form of oxygen gas, blocks a portion of UV
  4. gases such as carbon dioxide, water vapor, and methane present in the earths atmosphere which absorb long-wave radiation
  5. Layers of different gases that surround the Earth, held to Earth by gravity

5 True/False questions

  1. InsolationIncoming Solar Radiation, the suns output of electromagnetic radiation that is received by earth


  2. ice ageswhen glaciers advance into the middle latitudes


  3. Troposphere0-16 km above Earth's surface, site of weather, organisms, contains most of the atmospheric water vapor. Temperature decreases, altitude increases, pressure decreases


  4. sunspotoccurs when cold eastern Pacific water is naturally warm


  5. ThermosphereThe uppermost layer of the atmosphere, in which temperature increases as altitude increases, gasses begin to get pulled into space 80-120km(up to 600km)