MB Ch 8: Question Preview (ID: 2923)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled MB CH 8: Ch 8 Air .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Air is about ___________ % nitrogen
a) 78
b) 75
c) 21
d) .03

The layers of the atmosphere next to the ground is the _______________
a) troposhpere
b) mesosphere
c) thermosphere
d) stratosphere

The layer of the atmosphere that extends into space is the ____________
a) stratosphere
b) troposhpere
c) mesosphere
d) thermosphere

As the amount of water vapor increases, the air\'s density _______
a) increases
d) decreases

____________ can result when an air mass rapidly cools, causing water vapor to ocondense
a) rain or snow
b) none of the answers is correct
c) a wave front
d) thunder

About _____% of the sunlight that reaches the top of the armosphere is absorbed by the Earth\'s surface
a) 75
b) 25
c) 50
d) 66

If the Earth consistently absorbed more energy from the sun than it radiated into space
a) there would be no noticable effect
d) the Earth would grow hotter and hotter

The sun heats the Earth unevenly because
a) Earth is a sphere and its orbit it elliptical
b) Earth is tilted on its axis
c) Earth has a solid core
d) All the answers are correct

Convection is caused by
a) warm air rising and cool air flowing in to replace it
b) changes in the wind
c) large flock of migrating birds
d) all of the answers are correct

The Coriolis Effect is the tendency for the path of a moving object to shift to the right in the Northern Hemesphere and to the left in the Southern Hemisphere
a) true
b) false

Play Games with the Questions above at ReviewGameZone.com
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit ReviewGameZone.com and enter game ID number: 2923 in the upper right hand corner at ReviewGameZone.com or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register