Atmosphere
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Which pie chart correctly shows the percentages of elements in the air?
    answer choices
    a
    b
    c
    d
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Which statement most accurately describes the temperature trend in the Troposphere? Temperatures...
    answer choices
    rise with increasing altitude above the Earth
    rise then fall with increasing altitude above the Earth
    decrease with increasing altitude above the Earth
    remain constant with increasing altitude above the Earth
  • Question 3
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    Q. Where you will find the ozone layer.
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. Where weather occurs.
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    troposphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. Where we live.
    answer choices
    stratosphere
    thermosphere
    troposphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. The hottest layer.
    answer choices
    troposphere
    thermosphere
    exosphere
    mesosphere
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. What two gases are found throughout all layers of the atmosphere?
    answer choices
    Nitrogen and carbon dioxide
    Nitrogen and oxygen
    Oxygen and carbon dioxide
    Trace gases and water vapor
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. What does the earth's atmosphere do?
    answer choices
    help to regulate the temperature on Earth
    Help UV rays to reach the Earth's surface
    Creates meteors in the sky
    Keep ocean waters cold
  • Question 9
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    Q. As you go higher in the troposphere, the temperature _______________.
    answer choices
    decreases
    increases
    stays the same
    gets very hot
  • Question 10
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    Q. What is the function of the ozone layer?
    answer choices
    to allow UV rays to get to Earth
    to block UV rays from getting to Earth
    To keep oxygen in
    to allow meteors to get to Earth
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. This is the layer where most commercial jet airliners fly.
    answer choices
    Troposphere
    Stratosphere
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. The higher you go, the air becomes _____ _____.
    answer choices
    More dense
    Less dense 
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. This is the layer where meteors, or shooting stars, burn up.
    answer choices
    Troposphere
    Stratosphere
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
  • Question 14
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    Q. What happens to the density (thickness)/air pressure of the air as you increase in altitude?
    answer choices
    density increases
    density decreases
    density stays the same
    density disappears
  • Question 15
    45 seconds
    Q. In which layer of the atmosphere would you find the top of Mount Everest?
    answer choices
    Troposphere
    Stratosphere
    Mesosphere
    Thermosphere
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