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5 Matching questions

  1. maximum temperature
  2. climograph
  3. solar minium
  4. greenhouse effect
  5. hydrosphere
  1. a A graph that depicts the annual cycle of temperature and rainfall for a geographical locations. On the graph, one vertical access shows temperature, the second vertical access shows rainfall, and the horizontal access shows time.
  2. b the combined mass of water found on, under, and over the surface of a planet.
  3. c the primary greenhouse gases are water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and ozone.
  4. d the period of least solar activity in the solar cycle of the sun.
  5. e the highest temperature recorded during a specified period of time.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a combination of abar and line chart used to show the climate of a place over a 12 month period.
  2. a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiation within the thermal infrared range. this process is the fundamental cause of the greenhouse effect
  3. the measure of solar radiation or energy received on a given surface area in a given ime.
  4. the global sum of all ecosystems. can also be the zone of life on Earth.
  5. the term which collectively means the portions of the earths surface where water is in solid form including sea ice, pond ice, and lake ice

5 True/False questions

  1. solar maxiumthe period of least solar activity in the solar cycle of the sun.

          

  2. weatherconditions of the atmosphere are over a short period of time.

          

  3. climatehow the atmospheres behaves over relatively long periods of time.

          

  4. albedohow the atmospheres behaves over relatively long periods of time.

          

  5. plate tectonicsmade up in the lithosphere. this affects climate as an example of the continental drift.