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What is heat transferred by currents of hot air?
a) Aphelion
b) Convection
c) Insolation
d) Radiation

What is heat transfered by direct contact?
a) Conduction
b) Convection
c) Insolation
d) Radiation

What is the cloest point to the sun?
a) Radiation
b) Conduction
c) Aphelion
d) Perihelion

What is heat transferred by direct contact?
a) Convection
b) Insolation
c) Conduction
d) Radiation

What is solar radiation that reaches the earth?
a) Insolation
b) Radiation
c) Convection
d) Conduction

Thermal engergy in transit is called?
a) energy budget
b) heat
c) greenhouse effect
d) radiation

About how much of the earth's surface is covered with water?
a) 3/4
b) 1/2
c) 2/3
d) 1/4

If the temperature of a gas expands, what happens to its temperature?
a) It cools.
b) It warms.
c) No change in temperature.
d) None of the above.

What is the greenhouse effect?
a) The process that causes snow.
b) The process of trapping thermal energy in the earth's atmosphere.
c) The process of cooling the earth.
d) The process of making cheese.

What is the energy budget?
a) The closet point to the sun.
b) The thermal energy in transit.
c) The amount of money we save to pay our electric bill.
d) The amount of energy available to heat the earth's land,water, and air.

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