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Science: Earth's atmosphere
What is the importance of the atmosphe…
How does the atmosphere keep a balance…
It protects life from what?
What makes up of the atmosphere?
If we had no atmosphere it would be extremely hot during the…
It absorbs heat from the sun during the day and during the ni…
The sun's harmful rays.
gas, solids, and liquids.
What is the importance of the atmosphe…
If we had no atmosphere it would be extremely hot during the…
How does the atmosphere keep a balance…
It absorbs heat from the sun during the day and during the ni…
21 terms
Science: Earth's Atmosphere
pressure
atmosphere
troposphere
ionosphere
force exerted on an area
thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around the…
lowest layer of earth's atmosphere
layer of electricity charged particles
pressure
force exerted on an area
atmosphere
thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around the…
3 terms
Science: Earth's Atmosphere
troposphere
ozone layer
chlorofluorocarbons
lowest layer of earth's atmosphere
an atmospheric layer that blocks the sun's radiation
chemical compounds
troposphere
lowest layer of earth's atmosphere
ozone layer
an atmospheric layer that blocks the sun's radiation
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Science Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
troposphere
air pressure
altitude
The envelope of gases that surrounds Earth.
The lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere
A force that is the result of the weight of a column of air p…
The distance above sea level
atmosphere
The envelope of gases that surrounds Earth.
troposphere
The lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere
8 terms
Science earth's atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
Lowest of Earths atmospheric layers, 99% water vapor and 75%…
The layer directly above the troposphere.
...
...
Troposphere
Lowest of Earths atmospheric layers, 99% water vapor and 75%…
Stratosphere
The layer directly above the troposphere.
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Earth's Atmosphere - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
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Science earth's atmosphere
Rising air is always accompanied by___…
When warm air rises, energy is transfe…
Mountain waves creates__________clouds
When air is ______ vertical movements…
Sinking
Convection
Tentacular
Unstable
Rising air is always accompanied by___…
Sinking
When warm air rises, energy is transfe…
Convection
12 terms
Science: Earth's Atmosphere
weather
Atmosphere (earth's)
Troposhere
Stratosphere
the state of the air and the atmosphere with respect to warmt…
the envelope of air surrounding the earth. Earths atmosphere…
the layer of earth's atmosphere where all weather takes place…
the layer of the atmosphere that contains ozone. The Ozone la…
weather
the state of the air and the atmosphere with respect to warmt…
Atmosphere (earth's)
the envelope of air surrounding the earth. Earths atmosphere…
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Earth's Atmosphere Science
Weather
Atmosphere (earth's)
Troposphere
Stratosphere
the state of the air and the atmosphere with respect to warmt…
the envelope of air surrounding the earth. Earths atmosphere…
the layer of earth's atmosphere where all weather takes place…
(2nd main layer) the layer of the atmosphere that contains oz…
Weather
the state of the air and the atmosphere with respect to warmt…
Atmosphere (earth's)
the envelope of air surrounding the earth. Earths atmosphere…
27 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
29 terms
Science- Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
water vapor
troposphere
stratosphere
-is a thin layer of gases surrounding... Earth... -contains the oxy…
water in its gaseous form
-the atmospheric layer closest to Earth's surface... -temperatur…
-the atmospheric layer directly above the troposphere ... -botto…
atmosphere
-is a thin layer of gases surrounding... Earth... -contains the oxy…
water vapor
water in its gaseous form
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Earth Science Chapter 18: Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
Nitrogen and Oxygen
Daniel Rutherford
homosphere
the envelope of gases that surrounds our planet
two most abundant gases that make up the atmosphere
isolated nitrogen
uniform mixture of gases in the atmosphere
atmosphere
the envelope of gases that surrounds our planet
Nitrogen and Oxygen
two most abundant gases that make up the atmosphere
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Science - Earth's atmosphere
Atmosphere
Air pressure
Troposphere
Stratosphere
The mixture of gasses that surrounds earth
The measure of the force with which particles in the air push…
The lowest layer of the atmosphere-provides oxygen, is where…
The layer of atmosphere above the troposphere, holds the ozon…
Atmosphere
The mixture of gasses that surrounds earth
Air pressure
The measure of the force with which particles in the air push…
10 terms
Earth's atmosphere (Science)
jobs of Earth's atmosphere
composition of Earth's atmosphere
air pressure
more air=
protects us from sun's harmful rays, it contains air for orga…
nitrogen, oxygen, other
the measure of the force air pushes on a surface
more air pressure
jobs of Earth's atmosphere
protects us from sun's harmful rays, it contains air for orga…
composition of Earth's atmosphere
nitrogen, oxygen, other
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Science Earth's Atmosphere
Air Pressure
Altitude
Atmosphere
Conduction
The local pressure of the atmosphere
...
...
...
Air Pressure
The local pressure of the atmosphere
Altitude
...
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science: Earth's Atmosphere
Troposphere
Hygrometer
Barometer
Stratosphere
the layer of atmosphere closest to earth (D8)
a tool to measure moisture in the air (D21)
an instrument that measures air pressure (D20)
the layer of atmosphere that contains ozone & is located abov…
Troposphere
the layer of atmosphere closest to earth (D8)
Hygrometer
a tool to measure moisture in the air (D21)
20 terms
Science : Earth's Atmosphere
The most abundant gas in Earth's atmos…
Air pressure does what as Earth's alti…
Contains almost 80% of Earth's atmosph…
gas that absorbs radiation from the su…
Nitrogen
Decreases
troposphere
ozone
The most abundant gas in Earth's atmos…
Nitrogen
Air pressure does what as Earth's alti…
Decreases
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Science - Earth's Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
The LOWEST layer of the Earth's atmosphere; As altitude incre…
As altitude increases, temperature INCREASES; contains the OZ…
As altitude increases, temperature DECREASES. The top of this…
As altitude increases, temperature INCREASES. This layer is t…
Troposphere
The LOWEST layer of the Earth's atmosphere; As altitude incre…
Stratosphere
As altitude increases, temperature INCREASES; contains the OZ…
30 terms
Science: Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
mesosphere
density
weather
the layer of gases that surround a planet
the layer in Earth's atmosphere that protects Earth's surface…
the amount of mass of a substance in a given volume
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
atmosphere
the layer of gases that surround a planet
mesosphere
the layer in Earth's atmosphere that protects Earth's surface…
35 terms
Science- Earth's atmosphere
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds earth
The lowest layer, extends to about 8-15 km, the jet streams a…
Above the troposphere , extends to about 15-50 km, and as you…
Expands to about 80 km above earth's surface, and has no air,…
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds earth
Troposphere
The lowest layer, extends to about 8-15 km, the jet streams a…
29 terms
Science Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
ozone
chlorofluorocarbons
composition of atmosphere
thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around the…
layer in stratosphere that protects us from harmful U.V. rays…
molecules that break up the ozone (CFC's)
Nitrogen- 78%... Oxygen- 21%
atmosphere
thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around the…
ozone
layer in stratosphere that protects us from harmful U.V. rays…
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Science- earth's atmosphere
What are the main gases in the earth's…
What gases are present in the earth's…
How was the atmosphere of the early Ea…
What are the two possible origins for…
nitrogen and oxygen. These two gases are both elements and ac…
such as carbon dioxide, water vapour and noble gases such as…
it was hotter and the atmosphere consisted mostly of carbon d…
They were produced by the conditions on Earth at the time, or…
What are the main gases in the earth's…
nitrogen and oxygen. These two gases are both elements and ac…
What gases are present in the earth's…
such as carbon dioxide, water vapour and noble gases such as…
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Earth Science Chapter 15: Earth's Atmosphere
air pressure
altitude
atmosphere
greenhouse gas
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
Elevation above sea level
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, ozone, a…
air pressure
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
altitude
Elevation above sea level
9 terms
Science Olympiad Earth's Atmosphere
What are the layers of the Earth's atm…
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
The atmosphere is divided into five layers. It is thickest ne…
is the first layer above the surface and contains half of Ear…
is the second layer of the Earth's atmosphere. Many airplanes…
is the third layer of the Earth's atmosphere. Meteors or rock…
What are the layers of the Earth's atm…
The atmosphere is divided into five layers. It is thickest ne…
Troposphere
is the first layer above the surface and contains half of Ear…
26 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
12 terms
Sciences Earth's Atmosphere
The layer of gases surrounding Earth i…
How much of atmosphere consists of Nit…
How much of atmosphere consists of Oxy…
How much of atmosphere consists of Tra…
Atmosphere
78%
21%
1 %
The layer of gases surrounding Earth i…
Atmosphere
How much of atmosphere consists of Nit…
78%
35 terms
Earth Science - Unit 9: Earth's Atmosphere
cyanobacteria
meteorite
meteoroid
ozone
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
mass of stone or metal traveling through space
a molecule composed of three oxygen atoms; absorbs UV radiation
cyanobacteria
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
meteorite
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
20 terms
Science 8 earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
air pressure
thermosphere
mesosphere
the mixture of gases that surround the Earth
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on an…
uppermost layer of the atmosphere
layer in atmosphere that is between the thermosphere & strato…
atmosphere
the mixture of gases that surround the Earth
air pressure
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on an…
105 terms
Mr. Baird's Earth Science - Atmosphere & Climate
4 Cardinal Directions
North
East
South
North, East, South, West
0° & 360°
90°
180°
4 Cardinal Directions
North, East, South, West
North
0° & 360°
35 terms
Science test--Earth's atmosphere
What is the atmosphere?
what gases does it have that are impor…
What does the ozone do?
What does the atmosphere do for the ea…
Thin layer of gases surrounding earth that is 100's of km high.
Oxygen, carbon dioxide, water which are essential to life
Block out UV sunrays and meteors
keeps it at the right temp.
What is the atmosphere?
Thin layer of gases surrounding earth that is 100's of km high.
what gases does it have that are impor…
Oxygen, carbon dioxide, water which are essential to life
6 terms
Science flashcards: Earth's Atmosphere
Atmosphere
Water Vapor
Troposphere
Stratosphere
the "bubble" of gases surrounding Earth
the gas phase of water
the lowest region of the atmosphere with a distance from Eart…
the layer of the Earth's atmosphere right on top of the tropo…
Atmosphere
the "bubble" of gases surrounding Earth
Water Vapor
the gas phase of water
35 terms
Earth Science - Unit 9: Earth's Atmosphere
cyanobacteria
meteorite
meteoroid
ozone
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
mass of stone or metal traveling through space
a molecule composed of three oxygen atoms; absorbs UV radiation
cyanobacteria
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
meteorite
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
23 terms
G5 Science Earth's Atmosphere
air
air pressure
atmosphere
barometer
the mixture of gases surrounding Earth
the force exerted on a surface by the mass of the air above it
the layer of gases surrounding Earth. The layers include the…
a weather instrument that measures air pressure
air
the mixture of gases surrounding Earth
air pressure
the force exerted on a surface by the mass of the air above it
26 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Science Test
Full moon
New moon
Quarter moon
Spring tides
The earth, moon and sun are in a line
Full moon
New moon
19 terms
Earth Science-The Atmosphere's Structure
albedo
autumnal equinox
conduction
convection
the fraction of total radiation that is reflected back by a s…
the equinox that occurs in September in the Northern Hemisphe…
the transfer of heat through matter by molecular activity; en…
the transfer of heat by the movement of a mass or substance;…
albedo
the fraction of total radiation that is reflected back by a s…
autumnal equinox
the equinox that occurs in September in the Northern Hemisphe…
27 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
27 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Earth Science - Unit 9: Earth's Atmosphere
cyanobacteria
meteorite
meteoroid
ozone
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
mass of stone or metal traveling through space
a molecule composed of three oxygen atoms; absorbs UV radiation
cyanobacteria
single-celled photosynthetic bacteria
meteorite
mass of stone or metal that has passed through the atmosphere…
24 terms
SCIENCE FINAL EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE
What makes air become more humid one d…
What does the temperature in the therm…
As altitude decreases in the atmospher…
A large body of air that has a certain…
The only way the air can become more humid is if both the tem…
Increases
Air pressure and density
Air mass
What makes air become more humid one d…
The only way the air can become more humid is if both the tem…
What does the temperature in the therm…
Increases
17 terms
Physical Science Earth's Atmosphere
Troposphere
Is the troposphere
Greenhouse effect
Global warming
The layer of the atmosphere that is closest to Earths surface…
The densest layer of the atmosphere
The warming of the surface and lower atmosphere of Earth that…
An increase in the average global temperature
Troposphere
The layer of the atmosphere that is closest to Earths surface…
Is the troposphere
The densest layer of the atmosphere
21 terms
Science~ Energy in Earth's Atmosphere
Boyle's law
Charle's law
Atmosphere
Chlorofluorocarbon
As volume decreases pressure increases and as volume increase…
Volume verse temperature is compared and studied ... • Jacques C…
Earth's air, which is made up of a thin layer of gases, solid…
Group of chemical compounds used in refrigerators, air condit…
Boyle's law
As volume decreases pressure increases and as volume increase…
Charle's law
Volume verse temperature is compared and studied ... • Jacques C…
7 terms
Science Energy in Earth's Atmosphere
Greenhouse effect
Radiation
Electromagnetic Waves
Scattering
Proccess by which heat is held by gases in the air
Direct transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves
A form of energy that can travel through space (waves)
Reflection of light in all directions
Greenhouse effect
Proccess by which heat is held by gases in the air
Radiation
Direct transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves
14 terms
Science;Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary
absorb (absorption)
atmosphere
climate - the average weather conditio…
convection - a method of energy transf…
to take in
the gases that surround the Earth
...
...
absorb (absorption)
to take in
atmosphere
the gases that surround the Earth
25 terms
Science Chapter 4 Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
ionosphere
liquid
ozone layer
thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
region within the mesosphere and thermosphere containing ions
matter with a definite volume but with no definite shape
area of the stratosphere with a high concentration of ozone
atmosphere
thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
ionosphere
region within the mesosphere and thermosphere containing ions
19 terms
Environmental Science - The Earth's Atmosphere
4 most prevalent gases in atmosphere
what gas makes up most of our atmosphere
what percentage of CO² is in our atmos…
what is a carbon footprint
nitrogen (78%) oxygen (21%) argon (0.93%) carbon dioxide (0.0…
nitrogen
0.0397%
the level of greenhouse gas emissions produced by a specific…
4 most prevalent gases in atmosphere
nitrogen (78%) oxygen (21%) argon (0.93%) carbon dioxide (0.0…
what gas makes up most of our atmosphere
nitrogen
15 terms
Science Earth's Atmosphere/Weather
air
matter
mass
pressure
the mixture of gases surrounding Earth
the substance(s) of which physical object is made out of
the mass of an object is how much matter it has (number of at…
the continuous physical force exerted on a object
air
the mixture of gases surrounding Earth
matter
the substance(s) of which physical object is made out of
32 terms
Science, Atmosphere, Section 1: Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
solids
oxygen
simple organisms
____-thin layers of air that protects the Earth's surface fro…
Atmospheric makeup -- mixture of gases, _____ and liquids
Volcanoes produced nitrogen and carbon dioxide, but little __…
More that 2 billion years ago _______ began producing oxygen
atmosphere
____-thin layers of air that protects the Earth's surface fro…
solids
Atmospheric makeup -- mixture of gases, _____ and liquids
8 terms
Science Earth's atmosphere vocab
Air pressure
Barometer
Weather
Wind
The force of the air molecules pushing on an area
An instrument that measures air pressure in the atmosphere
The condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The horizontal movement of air caused by difference in air pr…
Air pressure
The force of the air molecules pushing on an area
Barometer
An instrument that measures air pressure in the atmosphere
27 terms
Earth's Atmosphere Vocabulary - Earth Science Unit
Argon
Aurora Borealis
Atmosphere
Atmospheric Pressure
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
Thin layers of gases that surrounds the planet and makes cond…
The force exerted by the gases pushing on an area or surface.
Argon
Permanent gas in the atmosphere - makes up 0.9%
Aurora Borealis
Brillant displays of colors in the night sky caused by partic…
25 terms
Science Quiz, Earth's atmosphere
Exosphere
Exosphere
Exosphere
Exosphere
layer thins out and merges with space
outer most layer of the earth
begins from the top of the thermosphere to roughly 6,200 mile…
temperature changes dramatically due to the shift of the sola…
Exosphere
layer thins out and merges with space
Exosphere
outer most layer of the earth
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