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atmosphe_airmovement

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what is the lowest layer of the atmosphere troposphere
what does the troposphere layer contain it contains clouds and smog
an oxygen form present in the _____ filters ultraviolet radiation from the sun ozone layers
heat transfer that occurs when molecules come in contact with one another is ___ conduction
winds blowing from the northeast to the southwest near the Norht Pole are known as __ polar easterlies
a windless zone at earth's equator where air rises almost straigh up is called the___ doldrum
Air masses moving in the norhtern hemisphere are truend westward fro mtheir orginal paths is the ? Cariolis effect
Ions and free electron are formed in the __ when atmospheric particles are bombared e energy from space Ionsphere
Cool,dense air near the sea moves inland toward, dense areas during the day and sets up Sea Breeze
At 30 degrees nroth or south of hte equationr, air descending to earth suracfaces create steady trade winds
The transfer of energy in the form of rays or waves is known as ______ Radiation
what is the lowest layer of the atmosphere troposphere
what does the troposphere layer contain it contains clouds and smog
an oxygen form present in the _____ filters ultraviolet radiation from the sun ozone layers
heat transfer that occurs when molecules come in contact with one another is ___ conduction
winds blowing from the northeast to the southwest near the Norht Pole are known as __ polar easterlies
a windless zone at earth's equator where air rises almost straigh up is called the___ doldrum
Air masses moving in the norhtern hemisphere are truend westward fro mtheir orginal paths is the ? Cariolis effect
Ions and free electron are formed in the __ when atmospheric particles are bombared e energy from space Ionsphere
Cool,dense air near the sea moves inland toward, dense areas during the day and sets up Sea Breeze
At 30 degrees nroth or south of hte equationr, air descending to earth suracfaces create steady trade winds
The transfer of energy in the form of rays or waves is known as ______ Radiation
The __ blow from southwest to northeast at 30 degrees to 60 degress latitude in the northern hemisphere Prevailting winds
Cool, dense air moves during the night from the land toward water at __ Land breezes
Skin cancer can be caused by too much exopsure to __ Ultraviolet
Each hemisphere had two narrow belts of fast-moving winds called ? Jet streams
Some chemicals that are being blamed for the desruction of the Ozone layer are? CFC's
Cause by uneven heating of the Earth and its atmosphere Winds
If you put a frying pan on a burner on a stove and trun the burner on, the botom of the frying pan gets hot. What type of heat transfer has occured COnduction
Imaginary line arounde the middle of Earth Equator
WHen you get in a closed car on a sunny day and the temperature inside is much warmer than outsied, what type of heat transfer has taken place? Radiation
WIndless zone at the equtor which sailing vessels try to avoid doldrum
IN some heat heating systems, warm air is blown by a furnance fan into one side of a room. ON the other side of the room cold air sinks to the floor. What type of heat transfer is this? Convection
Winds generally responhsible for the movement of weather across the untited states and canada Prevailing Westerlies
They layer of the atmosphere where weather occurs is the ___? Throsphere
winds that provide a dependable route for trade Trade winds
The __ is the layer of the atmosphere that contains ozone? Stratospher
cool breezes during the day cause by difference in heating and cooling rates of land and water Sea breezes
The __ is the outer layer of the thermosphere Exosphere
narrow belts of strong winds at high altitude which blow near the top of the troposhere Jet streams
Most meteoroids burn up in the __? Mesosphere
Cool breezes at night cause by difference in heating and cooling rates of land land water Land breeze
The __ is divided into the ionosphere and the exosphere Thermosphere
Heat from the sun Solar easterlies
The__ lies between the mesosphere and exosphere ionosphre
The deflection of air masses resulting from Earth's eastward rotation Cariolis effect
WInds that blow from the North and SOuth poles Polar Easterlies
If you put a frying pan on a burner on a stove and trun the burner on, the botom of the frying pan gets hot. What type of heat transfer has occured COnduction
WHen you get in a closed car on a sunny day and the temperature inside is much warmer than outsied, what type of heat transfer has taken place? Radiation
IN some heat heating systems, warm air is blown by a furnance fan into one side of a room. ON the other side of the room cold air sinks to the floor. What type of heat transfer is this? Convection
They layer of the atmosphere where weather occurs is the ___? Throsphere
The __ is the layer of the atmosphere that contains ozone? Stratospher
The __ is the outer layer of the thermosphere Exosphere
Most meteoroids burn up in the __? Mesosphere
The __ is divided into the ionosphere and the exosphere Thermosphere
The__ lies between the mesosphere and exosphere ionosphre