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Ch 9: ScienceFusion Earth's Water & Atmosphere Unit 3.3: Wind in the Atmosphere

About This Chapter

The Wind in the Atmosphere chapter of this ScienceFusion Earth's Water & Atmosphere Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with wind in the atmosphere. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Wind in the Atmosphere textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the ScienceFusion Wind in the Atmosphere chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the wind topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Kinds of wind
  • Different wind determinants
  • Names of the major wind belts
  • The definition for a jet stream
  • Examples of local winds

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