Layers of the Atmosphere
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  • Question 1
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    Q. In which layer of the atmosphere does weather occur?
    answer choices
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
    Stratosphere
    Troposphere
  • Question 2
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    Q. Where would you find the ozone layer?
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 3
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    Q. Where do we live?
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    troposphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 4
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    Q. The hottest layer of the atmosphere is the ________________.
    answer choices
    troposphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q. The function of the ozone layer is to _________________________. 
    answer choices
    allow UV rays to get to Earth
    block UV rays from getting to Earth
    keep oxygen in
    allow meteors to get to Earth
  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. Which layer is the outermost layer?
    answer choices
    troposphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q. This is the layer where most commercial jet airliners fly.
    answer choices
    Troposphere
    Stratosphere
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. Temperature decreases as altitude increases in the Troposphere.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 9
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    Q. This is the layer where meteors, or shooting stars, burn up.
    answer choices
    Troposphere
    Stratosphere
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
  • Question 10
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    Q. The most common gas in the atmosphere (78%).
    answer choices
    Nitrogen
    Oxygen
    Carbon Dioxide
    Trace gases
  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q. What does the earth's atmosphere do?
    answer choices
    Helps to regulate the temperature on Earth
    Helps UV rays to reach the Earth's surface
    Creates meteors in the sky
    Keeps ocean waters cold
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. The auroras happen when solar winds interact with ions in what layer of the atmosphere
    answer choices
    troposphere
    stratosphere
    ionosphere
    ozonosphere
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