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5 Matching questions

  1. Coriolis effect
  2. High-pressure system
  3. primary pollutants
  4. warm front
  5. acidic depositions
  1. a The apparent deflection of north-south air currents to a partly east-west direction, caused by the faster spin if regions near the equator than of regions near the poles as a result of earth's rotation
  2. b pollutants emitted into the troposphere in a from that can be directly harmful or that can react to form harmful substances
  3. c The bounsry along which a mass of warmer, moister air replaces a mass of colder, drier air.
  4. d contains air that moves outward away from a center of the system and spirals upward
  5. e The settling of acidic or acid-forming pollutants from the atmosphere onto earth's surface.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a highly reactive, foul smelling reddish brown gas that contributes to smog and acid precipitation.
  2. signatory nations agreed to cut CFC production in half
  3. the bottomost layer, blankets earths surface and provides us the air we need to live
  4. is formed through light-driven chemical reactions of primary pollutants and normal atmospheric compounds that produce a mix of over100 different chemicals.
  5. extends 11-50 km above sea level, level above troposphere and below mesosphere

5 True/False questions

  1. ozone layeratmospheric conditions over short time periods, typically hours or days, and within relatively small gergraphic areas

          

  2. Radona heavy metal that enters the atmosphere as a particular pollutant. Help improve engim=nge preformance.

          

  3. Sulfur dioxidea colorless gas, has a pungent odor. Usually results from combustion of coal.

          

  4. Climatea heavy metal that enters the atmosphere as a particular pollutant. Help improve engim=nge preformance.

          

  5. Weatheratmospheric conditions over short time periods, typically hours or days, and within relatively small gergraphic areas