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The gas that makes up the largest percentage of the atmosphere's substance is
a) nitrogen
b) oxygen
c) water vapor
d) carbon dioxide

Which of the cycles involves oxygen gas?
a) carbon cycle
b) water cycle
c) density cycle
d) argon cycle

What process moves energy from Earth's surface to high in the troposphere?
a) solar energy
b) conduction
c) convection
d) nitrogen cycle

What keeps Earth's surface warm?
a) conduction
b) ozone layer
c) convection
d) the greenhouse effect

Which gas absorbs ultraviolet radiation?
a) carbon dioxide
b) methane
c) ozone
d) water vapor

Which type of pollution includes harmful droplets?
a) particulate
b) gas
c) dust
d) smoke

All weather occurs in the
a) thermosphere
b) mesosphere
c) stratosphere
d) troposphere

Infrared radiation
a) makes materials cold
b) warms materials it comes in contact with
c) is reflected
d) is visible

Ultraviolet radiation
a) is reflected by the ozone
b) is good for you
c) can cause sunburn
d) can be seen

Smog is caused by
a) atmosphere
b) volcanoes
c) pollution
d) farming

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