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

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