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Question 11.Why do your ears pop when riding a roller coaster?
Question 22.Which is true about ozone?
Question 33.Which gas is the second most common one in our atmosphere?
Question 44.What is the term that describes hot air rising and cool air sinking in a fluid?
Question 55.The greenhouse effect
Question 66.The layer where all life occurs is called the
Question 77.Why is the temperature drastically different between the North and South Rims of the Grand Canyon?
Question 88.Most of the atmospheric mass on Earth falls below what altitude?
Question 99.What causes auroras?
Question 1010.Why are the polar regions cooler than the equator?
Question 1111.The oven in your house uses convection to heat food. This means that _____.
Question 1212.The total amount of sunlight Earth receives each day _____.
Question 1313.Which statement is NOT true about insulation?
Question 1414.We see and hear a lot of reporting about the dangers of greenhouse gases. What receives little coverage are the benefits of having greenhouse gases in our atmosphere. What is the value of having greenhouse gases in small amounts?
Question 1515.Which of the following is FALSE about winter in the Northern Hemisphere?
Question 1616.A _____ system usually produces more clouds because it causes air to _____, forming clouds.
Question 1717.All of the following statements are true about the enhanced greenhouse effect, EXCEPT that it _____.
Question 1818.Which is NOT true about the stratosphere?
Question 1919.Which of the following statements about ozone is FALSE?
Question 2020.How is the summer solstice different from winter solstice?
Question 2121.Why is it possible to reach your hand into the oven without injury, but harmful to touch the pan inside it?
Question 2222.Which statement is true about the gases in the 'other' category?
Question 2323.Which factor is a measurement of the amount of water in the air, measured as a percentage using a hygrometer?
Question 2424.Which is FALSE about greenhouse gases?
Question 2525.Which statement is NOT true about all forms of radiation?
Question 2626.Which is of the following statements about carbon dioxide is TRUE?
Question 2727.Which of the following statements about nitrous oxide is TRUE?
Question 2828.Which is true about the exosphere?
Question 2929.About how far does the atmosphere extend above Earth's surface?
Question 3030.What causes wind?
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