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A mixture of gases that surrounds Earth Atmosphere Insert in correct box
The measure of the force with which air molecules puuuush on the surface Air pressure Insert in correct box
The transfer of heat as electtromagnets Radiation Insert in correct box
The transfer of heat as heat through a material Thermal Conduction Insert in correct box
The trasfer of thermal energy by the cirulation or movement of liquids or gas Convection Insert in correct box
The lowest layer in the atmosphere, temp. decreases as altitude increases Troposphere Insert in correct box
The second layer of the atmospere, temp. goes up as altitude goes up Stradospere Insert in correct box
Thermospere Highest layer in the atmospere temp. goes up as altitude goes up Insert in correct box
Wind Movment of the air Insert in correct box
Global Warming When the earth gets hotter and hotter every year Insert in correct box
Coriolis Effect The path of a moving object is curved due to the earths rotaition Insert in correct box
Prevailing winds that blow at 60° and 90° latitude in both Hemesperes Polar Easterlies Insert in correct box
Prevailing winds that blow from west to east between 30° and 60° latitude in both Hemisperes Westerlies Insert in correct box
Winds that blow Northeast of 30° north latiude and souheast of 30°south latitude Trade winds Insert in correct box
UV Rays from the sun getting traped in the atmospere by the sun and heats up the earth like a blanket Green house effect Insert in correct box
Jet stream A narrow belt of strong winds that blow in the upper tropospere
Mesospere The third layer in the atmospere, temp. goes down as altitdue goes up Insert in correct box
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