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Introduction to Weather and Climate Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. About how far does the atmosphere extend above Earth's surface?

Question 2 2. One reason that Thomas Jefferson is an important figure is because he:

Question 3 3. Which is NOT true about the stratosphere?

Question 4 4. What causes auroras?

Question 5 5. Which statement is true about the gases in the 'other' category?

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. Which of the following is true about weather and climate?

Question 8 8. Your family has decided to vacation in Europe during the early fall. If you wanted to know the climate during that time of year, which of the following data would you NOT want to use?

Question 9 9. Which gas is the second most common one in our atmosphere?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements is NOT true about weather?

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Question 11 11. Which is true about ozone?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements is true about climate?

Question 13 13. Which is true about the exosphere?

Question 14 14. The layer where all life occurs is called the

Question 15 15. Most of the atmospheric mass on Earth falls below what altitude?

Introduction to Weather and Climate Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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