Layers of Atmosphere
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Our _________ is the layer of gases that surrounds our planet.
    answer choices
    ocean
    weather
    atmosphere
    ozone
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. In which layer of the atmosphere do we live and weather occurs?
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    mesosphere
    troposphere
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What percentage of our atmosphere is made of oxygen? 
    answer choices
    1%
    21%
    78%
    25%
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Where is the ozone layer, which absorbs UV radiation, located in our atmosphere?
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    mesosphere
    troposphere
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which layer of our atmosphere has no outer limits? (Hint: where satellites are located)
    answer choices
    ionosphere
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Where would there be more pressure?

    answer choices

    on top of a roof of a tall building

    sitting in this classroom

    on top of a mountian

    sitting in the top row of a stadium

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. About how much of the atmosphere contains nitrogen?
    answer choices
    1%
    78%
    21%
    97%
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    In which layer of the atmosphere is the most water vapor found?

    answer choices

    thermosphere

    mesosphere

    troposphere

    stratosphere

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which layer of the atmosphere would jets fly in to avoid a thunderstorm?

    answer choices

    troposphere

    thermosphere

    mesosphere

    stratosphere

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    As you ascend (go up) in the troposphere what happens to the temperature?

    answer choices

    It increases steadily

    It decreases steadily

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    When playing a football game at the Denver Broncos' stadium players get out of breath easily. What causes this?

    answer choices

    The pressure and density both decrease as altitude increases

    The pressure and density both increase as altitude increases

    The pressure increases and the density decreases as altitude increases

    The pressure decreases and the density increases as altitude increases

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