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science Weather climate and atmosphere
weather
climate
atmosphere
density
the condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time time…
the average year after year conditions
the envelope of gases that surrounds earth
the amount of mass of a substance in a given volume
weather
the condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time time…
climate
the average year after year conditions
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Science Atmosphere (Weather and Climate)
Weather
Nitrogen
T or F- The source of all clouds and p…
Why is the ozone layer crucial to life…
The state of the atmosphere at any given time
The largest gas component of the atmosphere
True
The ozone layer blocks harmful UV rays from the sun. Without…
Weather
The state of the atmosphere at any given time
Nitrogen
The largest gas component of the atmosphere
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Science; Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate
A _________ is an instrument that meas…
________ is the condition of earth's a…
Earth's _______ is the envelope of gas…
Earth's atmosphere is made up of a bun…
Barometer
Weather
Atmosphere
Gases
A _________ is an instrument that meas…
Barometer
________ is the condition of earth's a…
Weather
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Science-Weather/Atmosphere/Climate
Atmosphere
Air Pressure
Troposphere
Stratosphere
A mixture of gases that surround a planet or moon.
The measure of force with which air molecules push on a surface
The lowest layer of the atmosphere in which temperature decre…
The layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere and…
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surround a planet or moon.
Air Pressure
The measure of force with which air molecules push on a surface
55 terms
Earth Science - Atmosphere, Weather, Climate
atmosphere
gases in the atmosphere
troposphere
ionosphere
a thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around t…
nitrogen, oxygen, argon, carbon dioxide, neon, helium, methan…
the lowest of Earth's atmospheric layers; contains 99% of the…
Layer of electrically charged particles in the thermosphere t…
atmosphere
a thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around t…
gases in the atmosphere
nitrogen, oxygen, argon, carbon dioxide, neon, helium, methan…
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Science atmosphere, climate, weather
Name the atmosphere's in order.
What are the greenhouse gases in earth…
What are the air masses? (Ex. P-Polar)
Explain the Coriolis effect
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere
Water Vapor, Carbon dioxide, Methane, Nitrous oxide, Ozone
P-Polar, C-Continental, T-Tropical, M-Maritime
Spinning of Earth makes global winds
Name the atmosphere's in order.
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere
What are the greenhouse gases in earth…
Water Vapor, Carbon dioxide, Methane, Nitrous oxide, Ozone
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Science Test - weather, climate, and the atmosphere
weather
atmosphere
climate
ozone layer
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
the envelope of gases that surrounds Earth.
the average, year after year conditions of temperature, preci…
a form of oxygen that has three oxygen atoms in each molecule…
weather
the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
atmosphere
the envelope of gases that surrounds Earth.
28 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
The bottom layer of the atmosphere; where weather takes place.
The layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone; temperat…
The "middle" layer of the atmosphere; meteors burn up in this…
The outermost layer of the atmosphere; temperature rises in t…
troposphere
The bottom layer of the atmosphere; where weather takes place.
stratosphere
The layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone; temperat…
19 terms
Science 7- Weather, Climate, Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Thermosphere
The first Layer... Where most weather occurs... Temp. decreases whe…
Layer above the Troposphere... Temp. increases as altitude incre…
The middle layer... Coldest Layer... Temp. decreases as altitude in…
Top layer of the atmosphere... Less Dense... Molecules move slow
Troposphere
The first Layer... Where most weather occurs... Temp. decreases whe…
Stratosphere
Layer above the Troposphere... Temp. increases as altitude incre…
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Atmosphere, Weather and Climate Science Test
How do oceans and lakes affect the wea…
How does Altitude and Elevation affect…
How do Mountains affect the weather?
How does Latitude affect the weather?
The water is evaporated from the oceans and lakes, and it rai…
It depends on how dense the air molecules are up in the air.
The Mountains can block the rain from getting to the other si…
The Temperature drops the farther away you are from the equat…
How do oceans and lakes affect the wea…
The water is evaporated from the oceans and lakes, and it rai…
How does Altitude and Elevation affect…
It depends on how dense the air molecules are up in the air.
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Science 6 - Weather, Climate, and the Atmosphere
atmosphere
Cirrus Clouds
climate
condensation
an envelope of gas that surrounds the earth.
feathery, high level, low temp, ice crystals
the average weather of an area over a given period of time.
water vapor cools and becomes a liquid.
atmosphere
an envelope of gas that surrounds the earth.
Cirrus Clouds
feathery, high level, low temp, ice crystals
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Science Test- Weather, Climate, and Atmosphere
Define weather
The earth's atmosphere is made up most…
What happens to the number of gas mole…
What layer of the atmosphere contains…
Is the current conditions of the atmosphere.
Oxygen 21%... Nitrogen 78%
The higher the altitude the less gas molecules, therefore, th…
Stratosphere
Define weather
Is the current conditions of the atmosphere.
The earth's atmosphere is made up most…
Oxygen 21%... Nitrogen 78%
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Weather, Climate, and Atmosphere
weather
climate
seasons
revolution
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Caused by the tilt of Earth on its axis as it revolves around…
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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6th Grade Science Weather, Atmosphere, Density & Climate
Density
Formula for Density
Weather
Climate
How close the particles in something are
D = M/V
The temperature or weather conditions in one place at one time
The temperature of weather conditions in one place over a lon…
Density
How close the particles in something are
Formula for Density
D = M/V
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Science - Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate - Jaden brescia
Atmosphere
Water Vapor
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Is a thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
Is water in it's gas form.
The atmospheric layer closest to Earth's surface.
The atmospheric layer directly above the troposphere.
Atmosphere
Is a thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
Water Vapor
Is water in it's gas form.
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7th grade science weather and climate atmosphere review
Stratosphere
Stratosphere
Troposphere
Troposphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Layer above the troposphere
Layer where weather occurs
Layer where people live
Stratosphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Stratosphere
Layer above the troposphere
23 terms
Weather, Climate, and Atmosphere
Weather
Temperature
Humidity
Relative Humidity
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a certain time and pla…
The average motion of molecules
The amount of water vapor in the air.
The amount of water vapor in the air compared to the amount o…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a certain time and pla…
Temperature
The average motion of molecules
Unit 3-Atmosphere, Climate, and Weather
What instrument is used to measure air…
What type of weather may you find in a…
What type of weather might you find in…
What are the layers of the atmosphere?
Barometer
Cloudy, Stormy
Clear and cool
troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, ionosphe…
What instrument is used to measure air…
Barometer
What type of weather may you find in a…
Cloudy, Stormy
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Social Science. 1 Atmosphere, weather and climate
Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
Layer
Atmósfera
Tiempo
Clima
Capa
Atmosphere
Atmósfera
Weather
Tiempo
28 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate Change
aerosols
troposphere
Convection currents
stratosphere
tiny solid particles or liquid droplets that remain suspended…
0-17 km above Earth's surface, site of weather, organisms, co…
rising and sinking air currents that stir the atmosphere and…
2nd layer of atmosphere; extends from 10 to 30 miles up; loca…
aerosols
tiny solid particles or liquid droplets that remain suspended…
troposphere
0-17 km above Earth's surface, site of weather, organisms, co…
61 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate
air pressure
dew point
humidity
kinetic energy
the pressure that a... column of air exerts on the air or surfac…
temperature at which air near the ground becomes fully satura…
amount of water vapor in the air
the energy an object has due to its motion
air pressure
the pressure that a... column of air exerts on the air or surfac…
dew point
temperature at which air near the ground becomes fully satura…
21 terms
Earth Science - Chptr 15 - 17, Weather, Atmosphere & Climate
wind
temperature
humidity
air pressure
the movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area…
a measure of how hot or cold an object
the amount of water vapor in a given volume of air
weight of air pushing down on the Earth's surface
wind
the movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area…
temperature
a measure of how hot or cold an object
20 terms
7th grade science weather and climate atmosphere review
Stratosphere
Stratosphere
Troposphere
Troposphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Layer above the troposphere
Layer where weather occurs
Layer where people live
Stratosphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Stratosphere
Layer above the troposphere
51 terms
Atmosphere, weather and climate
Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Ionosphere
Atmósfera
Troposfera
Estratosfera
Ionosfera
Atmosphere
Atmósfera
Troposphere
Troposfera
42 terms
Science - Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate - Chase Bradshaw
Atmosphere
Water Vapor
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Is a thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
Is water in it's gas form.
The atmospheric layer closest to Earth's surface.
The atmospheric layer directly above the troposphere.
Atmosphere
Is a thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
Water Vapor
Is water in it's gas form.
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Weather and Climate/Layers of the Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
Name the 3 climate zones
Atmosphere
Short term conditions of the atmosphere including; air pressu…
Average weather conditions in an area over a long period of t…
polar, temperate, and tropical
A mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth.
Weather
Short term conditions of the atmosphere including; air pressu…
Climate
Average weather conditions in an area over a long period of t…
14 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate.208
What are the five layers of the atmosp…
Can you look in the sky and see the di…
Why is the sky blue during the day?
Why is the sky different colors when t…
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere, and Exos…
No, The layers are defined by the changes in temperature tren…
The N2, O2 and O3 in the atmosphere reflect short wave length…
The sun's visible wavelengths are very long on the horizon.
What are the five layers of the atmosp…
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere, and Exos…
Can you look in the sky and see the di…
No, The layers are defined by the changes in temperature tren…
19 terms
Weather and Climate - The Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
atmosphere
air pressure
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Describes the average conditions, including temperature and p…
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet.
A force that is the result of the weight of a column of air p…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Climate
Describes the average conditions, including temperature and p…
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Science Vocabulary: Weather, Climate, Atmosphere & Electromagnetic Spectrum
Pressure
Force
Wind
Anemometer
The exertion of force upon a surface by an object, fluid, etc.
A strength or energy as caused by physical action or movement.
The unequal heating in the atmosphere leads to differences in…
An instrument used to measure the speed of wind or any curren…
Pressure
The exertion of force upon a surface by an object, fluid, etc.
Force
A strength or energy as caused by physical action or movement.
45 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate
Nitrogen
Most air pollution is caused by
Barometer
Temperature
the most abundant gas in the atmosphere.
the burning of fossil fuels.
an instrument used to measure air pressure.
how the layers of the atmosphere are classified.
Nitrogen
the most abundant gas in the atmosphere.
Most air pollution is caused by
the burning of fossil fuels.
15 terms
Ocean, Climate, Weather, Atmosphere
Equator
Ocean Current
Convection
Salinity
A latitude line that divides the N. and S. Hemisphere
Movement of ocean water that moves in a specific direction be…
The transfer of heat through a liquid or solid
The amount of dissolved salt in water.
Equator
A latitude line that divides the N. and S. Hemisphere
Ocean Current
Movement of ocean water that moves in a specific direction be…
30 terms
Atmosphere and Weather/ Weather And Climate
radiosondeinstruments carried aloft by…
a severe storm that develops over trop…
a destructive, rotating column of air…
an air mass responsible for cold, mois…
radiosonde
hurricane
tornado
maritime polar
radiosondeinstruments carried aloft by…
radiosonde
a severe storm that develops over trop…
hurricane
9 terms
Science atmosphere,weather,and climate test vocabulary
Troposphere
Weather
Air pressure
Volume
Layer of gases closest to the earth's surface
Is the condition of the troposphere at a particular time and…
The force put on a giant area by the weight of the air above it
The amount of space something has
Troposphere
Layer of gases closest to the earth's surface
Weather
Is the condition of the troposphere at a particular time and…
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Science.Atmosphere, weather, and climate test review
Definition of atmosphere
What are the two most abundant compoun…
Examples of particulates
What is the basis for dividing the atm…
A layer of gases that surrounds the earth
Carbon dioxide and water vapor
Volcanic ash, smoke from fires, microscopic organisms, minera…
Changes in temperature
Definition of atmosphere
A layer of gases that surrounds the earth
What are the two most abundant compoun…
Carbon dioxide and water vapor
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Weather, Climate, Atmosphere
weather
climate
climate change
atmosphere
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Average year after year conditions of temperature and precipi…
Long-term changes to global weather patterns brought about by…
The layer of gases that surrounds the earth
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
climate
Average year after year conditions of temperature and precipi…
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Atmosphere, Weather, Climate Vocab
humidity
Dew Point
Trade Winds
Ozone
The amount of water vapor in the air
Condensation that collects on leaves when the air is too cold…
Global wind system that flows between the equator and 20 degr…
A gas that absorbs UV light from the sun
humidity
The amount of water vapor in the air
Dew Point
Condensation that collects on leaves when the air is too cold…
16 terms
weather, climate, atmosphere
Stratosphere
Stratosphere
Troposphere
Troposphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Layer above the troposphere
Layer where weather occurs
Layer where people live
Stratosphere
Where the ozone layer is found
Stratosphere
Layer above the troposphere
Science: Weather / Climate - Our atmosphere and regions of the Earth
The main components that affect weathe…
Weather is...
Climate is...
Longitude
1) The atmosphere... 2) The land forms (cover 30% of the Earth)…
The set of environmental conditions encountered from one day…
The set of environmental conditions averaged over many years.
The angle measured east/west from the 0 line. Passes through…
The main components that affect weathe…
1) The atmosphere... 2) The land forms (cover 30% of the Earth)…
Weather is...
The set of environmental conditions encountered from one day…
55 terms
The Restless Atmosphere (Weather/Climate)
Ascend
Atmosphere
Atmospheric pressure
Convection
To move or climb upwards
Thin layer of gases, including nitrogen and oxygen, surroundi…
The continuous force exerted by the weight of the atmosphere
The circulation of warm air, which rises and is replaced by c…
Ascend
To move or climb upwards
Atmosphere
Thin layer of gases, including nitrogen and oxygen, surroundi…
26 terms
Weather & Climate: Atmosphere
atmosphere
three most abundant gasses
layers of the atmosphere in order
importance of the atmosphere
the layer of gases that surrounds Earth
nitrogen, oxygen and argon (other gases make up 1%)
troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere
provides all gases that living things need to survive, traps…
atmosphere
the layer of gases that surrounds Earth
three most abundant gasses
nitrogen, oxygen and argon (other gases make up 1%)
39 terms
Science Test, Atmosphere, Weather, Climate Change
Name the layers of the Earth
Characteristics of Troposphere
Characteristics of Stratosphere
Characteristics of Mesosphere
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere, Exosphere
nearest layer to the Earth, almost all weather takes place he…
contains the ozone layer
protects earth from meteors; air temp decreases with height/a…
Name the layers of the Earth
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere, Exosphere
Characteristics of Troposphere
nearest layer to the Earth, almost all weather takes place he…
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Weather climate and atmosphere
weather
climate
atomsphere
density
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
layer of air surrounding the earth
Mass / Volume
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
31 terms
Atmosphere, Weather and Climate
Climate
Weather
Causing weather
Effects of weather on oceans
average weather of a place over many years
refers to the conditions of the atmosphere at a given time an…
- unequal heating in atmosphere ... - rising air cools as it goe…
ocean currents carry warm or cold air throughout the worlds o…
Climate
average weather of a place over many years
Weather
refers to the conditions of the atmosphere at a given time an…
20 terms
Weather, Atmosphere, and Climate
front
jet stream
gulf stream
weather
the boundary where two air masses meet
narrow belt of strong winds that blows near the top of the tr…
a warm current that flows out of the Gulf of Mexico and north…
state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place, determi…
front
the boundary where two air masses meet
jet stream
narrow belt of strong winds that blows near the top of the tr…
20 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, & Climate
Evaporation
Condensation
Transpiration
Precipitation
Energy from the sun causes liquid water to water vapor and ri…
As water vapor rises in the atmosphere, it cools and forms wa…
Evaporation of water from plants and soil.
As clouds gain more mass, they release their water and gravit…
Evaporation
Energy from the sun causes liquid water to water vapor and ri…
Condensation
As water vapor rises in the atmosphere, it cools and forms wa…
11 terms
Atmosphere Weather And Climate :)
Radiation
Thermal Conduction
Convection
Global Warming
The transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves.
The transfer of energy as heat through a material.
The transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement…
A gradual increase in average global temperature.
Radiation
The transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves.
Thermal Conduction
The transfer of energy as heat through a material.
19 terms
Atmosphere/Weather And Climate
Radiation
Thermal Conduction
Convection
Global Warming
The transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves.
the transfer of energy as heat through a material.
The transfer of thermal energy by the circulation or movement…
A gradual increase of average global temperature.
Radiation
The transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves.
Thermal Conduction
the transfer of energy as heat through a material.
21 terms
Prentice Hall, Science Explorer, "Weather and Climate" Chapter 1 The Atmosphere
weather
atmosphere
ozone
water vapor
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The layer of gasses that surrounds Earth. p. 14
A form of oxygen that that has three oxygen atoms in each mol…
Water in the form of gas. p. 17
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
atmosphere
The layer of gasses that surrounds Earth. p. 14
34 terms
Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
The bottom layer of the atmosphere; where weather takes place.
The layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone; temperat…
The "middle" layer of the atmosphere; meteors burn up in this…
The outermost layer of the atmosphere; temperature rises in t…
troposphere
The bottom layer of the atmosphere; where weather takes place.
stratosphere
The layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone; temperat…
22 terms
WEATHER CLIMATE AND ATMOSPHERE :)
weather
Atmosphere
climate
ozone layer
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
the air around you ... *78% nitrogen... *21% oxygen... *1% other gases
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
a shield of the statosphere that absorbs ultraviolet rays
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Atmosphere
the air around you ... *78% nitrogen... *21% oxygen... *1% other gases
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