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Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
The lowest layer of the earths Atmosphere where weather occurs.
The second-lowest layer of earths Atmosphere; the ozone layer…
The middle-layer of earths Atmosphere; the layer in which mos…
The outer-layer of earths Atmosphere.
Troposphere
The lowest layer of the earths Atmosphere where weather occurs.
Stratosphere
The second-lowest layer of earths Atmosphere; the ozone layer…
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Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
20 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
9 terms
Atmosphere Layers
Why do we have seasons? (Be able to dr…
Name the layers of the atmosphere, wit…
What layer of the atmosphere contains…
What layer of the atmosphere contains…
We have seasons because the Earth is tilted. The northern hem…
Exosphere... Thermosphere... Mesosphere... Stratosphere... Troposphere
Exosphere
Troposphere
Why do we have seasons? (Be able to dr…
We have seasons because the Earth is tilted. The northern hem…
Name the layers of the atmosphere, wit…
Exosphere... Thermosphere... Mesosphere... Stratosphere... Troposphere
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Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor, Methane
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases. Most common and abunda…
21% of atmospheric gases, the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases. Most common and abunda…
20 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
20 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
9 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere
troposphere,
stratosphere
mesosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
10 - 50 km above the ES.. Contains highest levels of ozone
50 - 85 km above the ES. "shooting stars" can be seen in meso…
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
troposphere,
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
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Layers of the Atmosphere
air pressure
atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
The amount of air pressing down on the surface.
A mixture of gases surrounding the earth.
- The 1st layer in the atmosphere. ... - Most of the air we brea…
- The 2nd layer in the atmosphere. ... - No weather.... - Airplanes…
air pressure
The amount of air pressing down on the surface.
atmosphere
A mixture of gases surrounding the earth.
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
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Layers of the atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth's surface, where n…
The layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from the trop…
The coldest layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from…
The atmospheric layer above the mesosphere where the temperat…
troposphere
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth's surface, where n…
stratosphere
The layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from the trop…
16 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
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Layers of the Atmosphere
air pressure and temperature
temperature
troposphere
weather
As you rise up thought the atmosphere what changes dramatical…
The Earth's atmosphere is divided into 4 main layers classifi…
The lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere.
The troposphere were Earth's _____ occurs.
air pressure and temperature
As you rise up thought the atmosphere what changes dramatical…
temperature
The Earth's atmosphere is divided into 4 main layers classifi…
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Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, statosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, statosphere
mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
15 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
12 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
troposphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, statosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer of the atmosphere that is nearest to the Earth's su…
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, statosphere
mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
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Atmosphere layers
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
is the layer next to the ground or surface of the Earth. This…
contains the Ozone Layer that absorbs radiation from the sun.…
is where most meteors burn up. The coldest place on Earth is…
the air is very thin here. Temperatures can get extremely hot…
Troposphere
is the layer next to the ground or surface of the Earth. This…
Stratosphere
contains the Ozone Layer that absorbs radiation from the sun.…
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Atmosphere Layers
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
1st layer of the atmosphere; closest to the Earth
2nd layer of the atmosphere
3rd layer of the atmosphere
4th layer of the atmosphere
Troposphere
1st layer of the atmosphere; closest to the Earth
Stratosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
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Layers of the Atmosphere and Atmospheric Heating
atmosphere
air pressure
troposphere
stratosphere
The mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth, other planets…
Air molecules push/press upon surfaces creating a force that…
Bottom layer in the atmosphere - where we live, breathe . It…
2nd layer of atmosphere; extends from 10 to 30 miles up; loca…
atmosphere
The mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth, other planets…
air pressure
Air molecules push/press upon surfaces creating a force that…
18 terms
Atmosphere Layers
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
1st layer of the atmosphere; closest to the Earth
2nd layer of the atmosphere
3rd layer of the atmosphere
4th layer of the atmosphere
Troposphere
1st layer of the atmosphere; closest to the Earth
Stratosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
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Atmosphere Layers
Height of the atmosphere
Weight of the atmosphere at sea level
Troposphere
Stratosphere
0 - 400 miles
15 lbs per sq. inch
Lowest layer of air where we all live. Contains the clouds an…
2nd layer of air where the ozone layer resides and where many…
Height of the atmosphere
0 - 400 miles
Weight of the atmosphere at sea level
15 lbs per sq. inch
8 terms
Atmosphere: Layers
Our atmosphere contains many sections…
Each layer is based on this change.
This layer contains 90% of the mass. I…
This layer contains the ozone layer. S…
Layers
Temperature change
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Our atmosphere contains many sections…
Layers
Each layer is based on this change.
Temperature change
33 terms
Atmosphere Layers
pressure
barometer
altitude
greenhouse effect
A force exerted on a surface
An instrument that measures air pressure
Height above sea level
Atmospheric gases trap heat and prevent it from escaping into…
pressure
A force exerted on a surface
barometer
An instrument that measures air pressure
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Atmosphere: Layers
ionosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
troposphere
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer of the atmosphere that is nearest to the Earth's su…
ionosphere
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
12 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Gravity
Air pressure
Temperature
a mixture of gases on and around the Earth's surface.
Keeps gases trapped in the atmosphere
The weight of the air above a given point. As altitude increa…
the average kinetic energy of the individual particles in a s…
Atmosphere
a mixture of gases on and around the Earth's surface.
Gravity
Keeps gases trapped in the atmosphere
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LAYERS OF THE ATMOSPHERE
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
Layers of air surrounding the earth.
The lowest layer of the atmosphere
The second-lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere.
4th layer of the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Layers of air surrounding the earth.
Troposphere
The lowest layer of the atmosphere
8 terms
Atmosphere: Layers
Our atmosphere contains many sections…
Each layer is based on this.
This layer contains 90% of the mass. I…
This layer contains the ozone layer. S…
Layers
Temperature change
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Our atmosphere contains many sections…
Layers
Each layer is based on this.
Temperature change
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
5 terms
The Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
Contains most clouds and weather. Most of the troposphere's h…
from 10km to 150 km above Earth's surface, this layer contain…
The temp drops when you go higher, like it does in the tropos…
the air is really thin that high up. The temp changes with th…
Troposphere
Contains most clouds and weather. Most of the troposphere's h…
Stratosphere
from 10km to 150 km above Earth's surface, this layer contain…
Layers of the atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth's surface, where n…
The layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from the trop…
The coldest layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from…
The atmospheric layer above the mesosphere where the temperat…
troposphere
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth's surface, where n…
stratosphere
The layer of the atmosphere that extends upward from the trop…
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Layers of the Atmosphere
atmosphere
thermosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
the layer of atmosphere between the stratosphere and the ther…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere; as…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
thermosphere
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
43 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
atmosphere
thermosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
the layer of atmosphere between the stratosphere and the ther…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere; as…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
thermosphere
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
12 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
The lowest layer of Earths atmosphere, all life and weather a…
The the second layer of Earths atmosphere, Ozone is located i…
The third layer of Earths atmosphere, most meteors burn up in…
The fourth layer of the atmosphere, this layer has the highes…
Troposphere
The lowest layer of Earths atmosphere, all life and weather a…
Stratosphere
The the second layer of Earths atmosphere, Ozone is located i…
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
9 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere
troposphere,
stratosphere
mesosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
10 - 50 km above the ES.. Contains highest levels of ozone
50 - 85 km above the ES. "shooting stars" can be seen in meso…
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
troposphere,
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
9 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
Layer closest to Earth; where all weather happens; 0-20 km up…
Layer that contains the Ozone, which protects us from harmful…
Coldest layer of the atmosphere; where meteors burn up; from…
Warmest layer of the atmosphere; where the Aurora Borealis is…
Troposphere
Layer closest to Earth; where all weather happens; 0-20 km up…
Stratosphere
Layer that contains the Ozone, which protects us from harmful…
10 terms
Atmosphere Layers
0-12 kilometers
12-50 kilometers
50-80 kilometers
80-300 kilometers
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
0-12 kilometers
troposphere
12-50 kilometers
stratosphere
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Layers of the Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Carbon Dioxide, Methane and Water Vapor
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
21% of atmospheric gases... -the second most common atmospheric…
greenhouse gases found in the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Mixture of gases that surrounds Earth ... - provides the oxygen…
Nitrogen
Makes-up 78% of the atmospheric gases ... - Most common and abun…
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
4 main layers of the atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
4 main layers of the atmosphere
troposphere, thermosphere, mesosphere, stratosphere
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
8 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposhpere
atmosphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
closest layer to the Earth, weatherand life occurs here
layer of gas around the Earth
this layer contains the ozone layer
middle layer of the Earth's atmosphere
Troposhpere
closest layer to the Earth, weatherand life occurs here
atmosphere
layer of gas around the Earth
13 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Mesosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
Troposphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
the layer furthest away from Earth's surface
the layer of the atmosphere that is nearest to the Earth's su…
Mesosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
Stratosphere
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
6 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermospere
Lowest layer of atmosphere.... We live here... Has air we breathe…
Above the troposphere (2nd layer)... 30km (31 miles) above surf…
Layer above stratosphere ... Rises up to 85km (53miles)... Temp.…
Above mesosphere... Rises 600 kilometer... International space st…
Troposphere
Lowest layer of atmosphere.... We live here... Has air we breathe…
Stratosphere
Above the troposphere (2nd layer)... 30km (31 miles) above surf…
7 terms
Layers of Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Ozone Layer
Mesosphere
The layer of atmosphere that contains our weather and most of…
The layer of atmosphere that airplanes pilots like to fly in,…
The layer of atmosphere that is made up of three oxygen atoms…
The layer of atmosphere that is so cold meteors "burn" up as…
Troposphere
The layer of atmosphere that contains our weather and most of…
Stratosphere
The layer of atmosphere that airplanes pilots like to fly in,…
28 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Thermosphere
Troposphere
THermosphere, Mesosphere, Stratosphere…
Highest layer
Lowest layer/layer we live on
List the layers in order--highest to lowest (THe Monkey's Sto…
Thermosphere
Highest layer
Troposphere
Lowest layer/layer we live on
6 terms
layers of the atmosphere
Troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
-where weather occurs... -most unstable layer... -thinnest but dens…
-ozone layer... -weather balloons can fly here... -jet stream occurs
-where meteor showers occur... -temperature cooler at bottom of…
-thickest and hottest layer... -temperature cooler at bottom of…
Troposphere
-where weather occurs... -most unstable layer... -thinnest but dens…
stratosphere
-ozone layer... -weather balloons can fly here... -jet stream occurs
19 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
temperature
stratosphere
ultraviolet radiation
radio waves
The Earth's atmosphere is divided into 4 main layers classifi…
2nd lowest layer of the atmosphere. ( Ozone is located there.)
What does the ozone protect living things from? ___ ___
What bounces back from the ionosphere to the Earth's surface…
temperature
The Earth's atmosphere is divided into 4 main layers classifi…
stratosphere
2nd lowest layer of the atmosphere. ( Ozone is located there.)
43 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
atmosphere
thermosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
the layer of atmosphere between the stratosphere and the ther…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere; as…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet
thermosphere
the uppermost layer of the atmosphere; the temperature increa…
5 terms
layers of the atmosphere
exosphere
thermosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
exosphere
thermosphere
14 terms
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere
troposphere,
stratosphere
mesosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
10 - 50 km above the ES.. Contains highest levels of ozone
50 - 85 km above the ES. "shooting stars" can be seen in meso…
Layers of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere... troposphere, stratosphere, mesospher…
troposphere,
lowest level of the atmosphere 0-10 km from ES, contains 99%…
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