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What is the second lowest layer of the atmosphere?
What is the name of the winds that occur just north and south of the equator that trade ships travel on?
What is energy transferred in the form of rays or waves?
What is the term for the relatively thin layer of air that forms a protective covering around the planet?
What is the name of the winds that occur near the poles?
What is the term for water vapor changing back into a liquid?
What is the term for the narrow belts of strong winds that occur in the upper layer of the troposphere?
What is the highest layer of the atmosphere?
What is the term for the layer of electrically charged particles in the atmosphere that reflect radio waves at night?
What is the term for mass per unit volume?
What is the term for force exerted on an area?
What is the term for winds from the sea blowing towards the land?
What is the term for when a liquid changes into a gas at a temperature below the liquid's boiling point?
What is the most abundant gas in the atmosphere?
What kind of compound is notorious for destroying the ozone layer?
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What is the transfer of energy that occurs when molecules bump into one another?
What is the third lowest layer of the atmosphere?
What is the lowest layer of the atmosphere?
What is the transfer of heat by the flow of material?
What is the term for the movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure?
What is the name of the windless, rainy zone near the equator?
What kind of radiation comes from the sun, can damage the skin, and can cause cancer?
What is the term for winds from the land blowing towards the sea?
What is energy that transfers from an object of high temperature to an object of low temperature?
What is the term that describes all the water on Earth?
What gas protects the Earth from harmful UV rays?
What is the name of the winds that occur between 30 degrees and 60 degrees latitude?
What is the second most abundant gas in the atmosphere?
What is the second highest layer of the atmosphere?
What is the name of the effect that causes moving air to turn to the right north of the equator and left south of the equator?

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