The Atmospheric Cycle Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is it possible to reach your hand into the oven without injury, but harmful to touch the pan inside it?

Question 2 2. The oven in your house uses convection to heat food. This means that _____.

Question 3 3. Why is the temperature drastically different between the North and South Rims of the Grand Canyon?

Question 4 4. Which statement is NOT true about all forms of radiation?

Question 5 5. Which factor is a measurement of the amount of water in the air, measured as a percentage using a hygrometer?

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Question 6 6. Why do your ears pop when riding a roller coaster?

Question 7 7. Which statement is NOT true about insulation?

Question 8 8. All of the following statements are true about the enhanced greenhouse effect, EXCEPT that it _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following statements about ozone is FALSE?

Question 10 10. What causes wind?

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Question 11 11. Which is of the following statements about carbon dioxide is TRUE?

Question 12 12. The greenhouse effect

Question 13 13. A _____ system usually produces more clouds because it causes air to _____, forming clouds.

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements about nitrous oxide is TRUE?

Question 15 15. What is the term that describes the fluid motion of hot air rising or cool air sinking?

The Atmospheric Cycle 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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