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71 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
33 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
It is made up of three oxygen atoms and blocks Ultraviolet li…
the layer with satellites and is at the outer edge of the atm…
A part of the thermosphere containing ions which reflect A.M.…
It is the coldest part of the atmosphere and meteors burn up…
ozone
It is made up of three oxygen atoms and blocks Ultraviolet li…
exosphere
the layer with satellites and is at the outer edge of the atm…
5 terms
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
layer of atmosphere in which the Earth's weather occurs, plan…
second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer
layer of the atmosphere that protects the Earth's surface fro…
this layer is named for its high temperatures
Troposphere
layer of atmosphere in which the Earth's weather occurs, plan…
Stratosphere
second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer
Atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
layer closet to Earth; weather occurs here; temperature decre…
above the troposphere; temperature increases with altitude; c…
"middle layer"' temperature decreases with altitude; contains…
from "therm" meaning temperature; temperature increases with…
troposphere
layer closet to Earth; weather occurs here; temperature decre…
stratosphere
above the troposphere; temperature increases with altitude; c…
21 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
Atmosphere
Weather
atmosphere
Ozone
Two type of gases
is the state of the atmosphere
gases that surround the earth
is a gas in our atmosphere it prevents the high radiation to…
78% nitrogen 21% oxygen and 1% of make up other gases.
Weather
is the state of the atmosphere
atmosphere
gases that surround the earth
50 terms
Atmosphere
stationary front
occluded front
thunderstorm
tornado
boundary between two different air masses, neither of which i…
when a cold front overtakes a warm front
a storm with thunder and lightning and typically also heavy r…
a mobile, destructive vortex of violently rotating winds havi…
stationary front
boundary between two different air masses, neither of which i…
occluded front
when a cold front overtakes a warm front
24 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
12 terms
Atmosphere
atmosphere
altitude
troposphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds Earth. Contains 78% nitroge…
height above sea level or the earth's surface
The lowest layer of the atmosphere and contains weather. Temp…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere. Te…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds Earth. Contains 78% nitroge…
altitude
height above sea level or the earth's surface
52 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
19 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
32 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
53 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
20 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
- made up of three oxygen molecules;... - absorbs ultra-violet l…
- very thin, so satellites can travel in this layer without f…
A sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions which reflect…
- just above the stratosphere; ... - the coldest layer of the at…
ozone
- made up of three oxygen molecules;... - absorbs ultra-violet l…
exosphere
- very thin, so satellites can travel in this layer without f…
21 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
10 terms
Atmosphere
altitude
air pressure
atmosphere
exosphere
elevation above sea level
the pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
a thin layer of gases that surround the Earth
the outer layer of the thermosphere
altitude
elevation above sea level
air pressure
the pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
Atmosphere
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
liquid to gas
the process of water vapor, a gas, turning into liquid water
wet stuff that falls from the sky. examples:rain, snow, sleet…
the amount of water vapor in the air
evaporation
liquid to gas
condensation
the process of water vapor, a gas, turning into liquid water
6 terms
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
layer of atmosphere in which the Earth's weather occurs, plan…
second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer
layer of the atmosphere that protects the Earth's surface fro…
outer most layer of the Earth's atmosphere
Troposphere
layer of atmosphere in which the Earth's weather occurs, plan…
Stratosphere
second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer
20 terms
Atmosphere
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
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…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
ionosphere
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
50 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
36 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
the layer of the atmosphere just above the troposphere and be…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
26 terms
Atmosphere
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
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…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
ionosphere
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
15 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
atmosphere
nitrogen
oxygen
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet.
a colorless, odorless unreactive gas that forms about 78 perc…
Oxygen forms about 21 percent of the earth's atmosphere, and…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
atmosphere
the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet.
32 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
50 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
71 terms
Atmosphere
atmosphere
what the atmosphere does
what the atmosphere does
what the atmosphere does
a thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around E…
protects us from the sun
absorbs ultraviolet radiation
regulates temperature
atmosphere
a thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around E…
what the atmosphere does
protects us from the sun
65 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
the layer of the atmosphere just above the stratosphere and b…
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the thermosphere and the upper limit of the atm…
Atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
thermosphere
mesosphere
Bottom layer in the atmosphere - where we live, breathe . It…
2nd layer of atmosphere; location of ozone layer; absorbs 95%…
Hottest layer, 4th layer
3rd layer, most meteorites burn up here
troposphere
Bottom layer in the atmosphere - where we live, breathe . It…
stratosphere
2nd layer of atmosphere; location of ozone layer; absorbs 95%…
26 terms
Atmosphere
exosphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
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…
exosphere
upper limit of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules b…
ionosphere
a sub-layer of the thermosphere containing ions.
Atmosphere
Air mass
Air pressure
Altitude
Front
A body of air covering a relatively wide area.
The force exerted by air.
High or important position.
The boundary between two air masses that have different tempe…
Air mass
A body of air covering a relatively wide area.
Air pressure
The force exerted by air.
Atmosphere
Air mass
Air pressure
Altitude
Front
A large body of air with only small horizontal variations of…
The force exerted by air, whether compressed or unconfined, o…
Great height or elevation: has trouble breathing at ________.
The interface between air masses of different temperatures or…
Air mass
A large body of air with only small horizontal variations of…
Air pressure
The force exerted by air, whether compressed or unconfined, o…
Atmosphere
Thermosphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
atmosphere
Above 80 km and extends to space, has the highest temperature…
Air planes travel in this layer, the ozone layer is located h…
Shooting stars known as meteors burn up in this layer. Contai…
Earth's air, which is made up of a thin layer of gases, solid…
Thermosphere
Above 80 km and extends to space, has the highest temperature…
Stratosphere
Air planes travel in this layer, the ozone layer is located h…
10 terms
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
Mesosphere
1st layer of the atmosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
4th layer of the atmosphere
3rd layer of the atmosphere
Troposphere
1st layer of the atmosphere
Stratosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
Atmosphere
Aquifer
Ground water
Runoff
System
Any geological formation containing or conducting ground water.
The source of water in springs and wells.
Something that drains or flows off as rain that flows off fro…
Special methods or plan of procedure.
Aquifer
Any geological formation containing or conducting ground water.
Ground water
The source of water in springs and wells.
atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Ionosphere
"Tropo" means changing. The altitude is 0-12km. As altitude i…
The lowerpart is cold, about -60degrees c. The word means "la…
Temp is -90c(-130c)... As altitude increases, temp decreases... A…
altitude 80 km- 550 km... -hot(but would notfeel hot be ause mo…
Troposphere
"Tropo" means changing. The altitude is 0-12km. As altitude i…
Stratosphere
The lowerpart is cold, about -60degrees c. The word means "la…
Atmosphere
Air mass
Air pressure
Altitude
Atmosphere
A body of air convering a relatively wide area exhibition app…
The force exerted by air, whether compressed or unconfined, o…
The height of anything above a given plantery reference plane…
The gaseous envelope surrounding the earth;the air.... A mixture…
Air mass
A body of air convering a relatively wide area exhibition app…
Air pressure
The force exerted by air, whether compressed or unconfined, o…
23 terms
Atmosphere
Weather
Weather element
Solar intensity
Solar duration
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The elements of air temperature, air pressure, humidity, clou…
Solar intesnsity involves how much sunlight you get
Length of time in which solar radiation falling on a plane pe…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Weather element
The elements of air temperature, air pressure, humidity, clou…
10 terms
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
Mesosphere
1st layer of the atmosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
4th layer of the atmosphere
3rd layer of the atmosphere
Troposphere
1st layer of the atmosphere
Stratosphere
2nd layer of the atmosphere
Atmosphere
What happens when its a cold night
What is Albedo
Major Componets
More Altitude =
No Clouds
How reflective something is
Nitrogen, Oxygen, Argon
Less Air Pressure
What happens when its a cold night
No Clouds
What is Albedo
How reflective something is
Atmosphere
How are the atmospheric layers divided?
Atmosphere
Air Pressure
Where is air pressure greatest?
Increases and decreases in temperature
Layer or the air that surrounds the Earth
is the force exerted by gases on an object
near earth's surface
How are the atmospheric layers divided?
Increases and decreases in temperature
Atmosphere
Layer or the air that surrounds the Earth
14 terms
Atmosphere
ozone
exosphere
troposphere
condensation
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
a sublayer of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules bl…
the layer of the atmosphere that is nearest to the Earth's su…
the change in state from a gas to a liquid
ozone
is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us…
exosphere
a sublayer of the atmosphere where the atoms and molecules bl…
26 terms
Atmosphere
Jet Stream
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Chlorofluorocarbon
A narrow belt of strong winds that blows to the top of the tr…
A blanket of gasses that surrounds the earth
Layer of Earth's atmosphere that is closest to the ground and…
Group of chemical compounds used in many products and applian…
Jet Stream
A narrow belt of strong winds that blows to the top of the tr…
Atmosphere
A blanket of gasses that surrounds the earth
28 terms
Atmosphere
Weather
Atmosphere
Ozone
Water vapor
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
the layer of gases that surrounds the planet
a form of oxygen that has three oxygen atoms in each molecule…
water in the form of gas. - Invisible and not the same thing…
Weather
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Atmosphere
the layer of gases that surrounds the planet
12 terms
Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Trophoshere
Ionosphere
Stratosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
First layer of the atmosphere, contains all of Earths weather…
Lowest part of the thermosphere
Obtains the ozone layer
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
Trophoshere
First layer of the atmosphere, contains all of Earths weather…
Atmosphere
troposphere
Doldrums
precipitation
radiation
0-17 km above Earth's surface contains most atmospheric water…
Places near the equator that get intense direct sunlight all…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
rays that come from the sun
troposphere
0-17 km above Earth's surface contains most atmospheric water…
Doldrums
Places near the equator that get intense direct sunlight all…
Atmosphere
mesosphere
stratosphere
thermosphere
troposphere
- just above the stratosphere; ... - the coldest layer of the at…
- just above the troposphere; ... - contains the ozone layer;... -…
- contains exosphere and the ionosphere;... - very hot, because…
The layer of the atmosphere nearest to the Earth's surface. I…
mesosphere
- just above the stratosphere; ... - the coldest layer of the at…
stratosphere
- just above the troposphere; ... - contains the ozone layer;... -…
15 terms
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
It is were we live, and were most weather occurs
It is the second layer of the atmosphere, most planes fly here
Third layer were satellites orbit
The 4th layer, includes the exosphere.
Troposphere
It is were we live, and were most weather occurs
Stratosphere
It is the second layer of the atmosphere, most planes fly here
15 terms
Atmosphere
Barometer
Ozone
weather
atmosphere
Tool used to measure air pressure
The form of oxygen that has 3 oxygen molecules-abundant in th…
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
the envelope of gases that surround that planet
Barometer
Tool used to measure air pressure
Ozone
The form of oxygen that has 3 oxygen molecules-abundant in th…
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