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The Atmosphere Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which is a consequence of warmer temperatures on Earth?

Question 2 2. The movement of continents over the earth's surface influences climate by which of the following?

Question 3 3. What is the best way to prevent indoor air pollution from radon gas in developed countries?

Question 4 4. Which factor is a measurement of the amount of water in the air, measured as a percentage using a hygrometer?

Question 5 5. The initial Montreal Protocol of 1987 vowed to reduce CFC production by _____.

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Question 6 6. Which gas is the second most common one in our atmosphere?

Question 7 7. How do Group C and Group D in the Köppen Climate Classification system differ?

Question 8 8. Which statement is true about the gases in the 'other' category?

Question 9 9. All of the following statements are true about the enhanced greenhouse effect, EXCEPT that it _____.

Question 10 10. Which is true about the exosphere?

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Question 11 11. A _____ system usually produces more clouds because it causes air to _____, forming clouds.

Question 12 12. How is ozone that is found in the troposphere considered harmful?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT an effect of acid deposition?

Question 14 14. Which is NOT a classification in the Köppen system?

Question 15 15. The layer where all life occurs is called the

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Question 16 16. Tobacco products are to _____ as reusable plastic containers are to _____.

Question 17 17. Which is NOT a way that people are working to control global climate change?

Question 18 18. Why is the temperature drastically different between the North and South Rims of the Grand Canyon?

Question 19 19. What basis is used to categorize the Köppen Climate Classification system, which describes the general temperature and moisture of a region?

Question 20 20. Which is NOT true about the Köppen Climate Classification system?

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Question 21 21. Acids are defined as _____.

Question 22 22. How much have sea levels risen in the past 100 years?

Question 23 23. Which is NOT a source of air pollution?

Question 24 24. Weather is to climate as _____ is to _____.

Question 25 25. Which is NOT true about the stratosphere?

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Question 26 26. Typically, which of the following is NOT a source of indoor air pollution in developed countries?

Question 27 27. About how far does the atmosphere extend above Earth's surface?

Question 28 28. In the U.S., the effects of acid deposition are mainly felt in the _____, even though much of the pollution comes from _____.

Question 29 29. Most of the atmospheric mass on Earth falls below what altitude?

Question 30 30. The average temperature on Earth has increased by how much over the past 100 years?

The Atmosphere Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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