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

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