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Nitrogen: Removed by ________________.
1000 kg/m3 is the Normal for:
Percentage of Far Infrared:
Freezing Point of the Kelvin Scale:
How radiation is classified:
0 deg.
Definition of Lapserate:
Percentage of Water Vapor in the Atmosphere:
Water Vapor is a ______________.
If an object emits more radiation than it absorbs, it's temperature decrease:
The ozone filtering UV rays is (good/bad):
Percentage of volcanoes that is Carbon Dioxide:
Final Layer of Atmosphere:
3rd Layer of Atmosphere from Bottom:
In what month is the Earth the closest to the sun:
Percent scattered back to space:
Name for when Earth is closest to sun:
Definition of Energy:
Transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves:
Dec 21- Mar 21
-90 deg.
Snow is a bad emitter/absorber in the:
Definition of Kinetic Energy:
Thermosphere: Temperature _____ with _____ altitude.
June 21- Sept 21
______ ozone filters UV rays.
Latitude over which sun's rays are most direct:
The title 'Greenhouse Effect' is:
Name for when Earth is farthest from the sun:
Percentage of volcanoes that is Nitrogen:
23.5 deg. North-Northern Hemisphere:
Molecule/atom to molecule/atom:
+90 deg.
Percent of available solar energy absorbed at Earth's surface:
Unit used to measure pressure:
Snow is a good absorber in the:
Clouds are comprised of:
Mar 21- June 21
Percentage of Nitrogen in the Atmosphere:
Definition of Pressure:
In what month is the Earth farthest from the sun:
Normal Lapserate in Trophosphere:
Global Warming: More heat ___ than ___
Cloudy nights are ____ than when sky is clear.
Gray Body:
Definition of Density:
Mesosphere: Temperature _____ with ______ altitude.
Boling Point of the Kelvin Scale:
Function of average KE of atoms and molecules that make up an object:
Definition of Potential Energy:
Percent absorbed by clouds and atmosphere:
0 deg.
Sept 21- Dec 21
Percentage of Oxygen in the Atmosphere:
Air pressure near ground is about:
In what layer of the atmosphere does Ozone absorb UV Rays:
A good absorber in at a particular wavelength is also a good emitter at that wavelength: (ex. snow)
Temperature changes are a function of:
23.5 deg. South-Northern Hemisphere:
Definition of Weight:
Oxygen: Removed via ________________.
Water Vapor: Returned via: ____________.
Objects of different temperature emit spectra that peak at different wavelengths:
Mass movement of atoms/molecules: (blobs, thermals, lava lamps)
Temperature changes should be made in:
Air density _____ with _____ altitude due to gravity.
2nd Layer of Atmosphere from Bottom:
Water Vapor: Removed via: ____________.
Bottom Temperature Layer of the Atmosphere:
Oxygen: Returned via______.
Latent Heat:
Energy radiated is proportional to fourth power of absolute temperature:
Sun is higher in sky in:
Percentage of Near Infrared:
Stratosphere: Temperature _____ with _____ altitude due to OZONE.
Largest air temperature variation occurs:
If there were no Greenhouse Effect, the Earth's temperature would be:
At 90 degrees, the sun's radiation is _____.
Percentage of Visible Light:
Pressure _____ with _____ altitude.
Trophosphere: Temperature ______ with _______ altitude.
Nitrogen: Returned via ________________.
Earth's orbit is ____, not ____.
Greenhouse Effect is:
Percentage of volcanoes that is Water Vapor:
Gases of our atmosphere are selective absorbers and emitters:
1 kg/m3 is the Normal for:

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