5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- infrared radiation
- a An instrument used to measure temperature, consisting of a thin, glass tube with a bulb on one end that contains a liquid, usually mercury or alcohol.
- b A form of energy with wavelengths that are longer than visible light.
- c The change from the gaseous to the liquid state of matter; also, the process by which a gas, such as water vapor, changes to a liquid, such as water.
- d Wispy, feathery clouds made of mostly ice crystals that form at high levels, above about 6 kilometers.
- e A measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Sea and land breezes over a large region that change direction with the seasons.
- Wind that blows over short distances.
- The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area of lower pressure.
- The flow of air from an ocean or lake to the land.
- The average amount of energy of motion in the molecules of a substance
5 True/False questions
Scattering → Reflection of light in all directions
drought → Clouds that form less than 2 kilometers above the ground and look like fluffy, rounded piles of cotton.
evaporation → The direct transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves.
Convection → The transfer of heat through direct physical contact.
dew point → The temperature at which condensation begins.