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Unformatted text preview: in daylength? a) on the Equator (0 o ) c) at the Tropic of Capricorn (23.5 o S) b) at the South Pole (90 o ) d) San Luis Obispo (35 o N) 7. Most of the Sun's radiation (about 50%), is emitted in the ________ band of the EM spectrum. a) visible b) ultraviolet c) infrared d) gamma ray 8. The type of scattering that is responsible for making the sky blue is ________ Scattering. a) Mie b) Mono-directional c) Rayleigh d) Non-directional 9. The method of energy transfer in which heat is moved by the mixing (or turbulence) of a liquid or gas is called a) conduction b) convection c) radiation d) condensation 10. At the north pole, the sun will rise on the _________________ (Northern Hemisphere seasons). a) Winter Solstice (Dec. 21) c) Vernal Equinox (March 21) b) Summer Solstice (June 21) d) Autumnal Equinox (Sep. 22) Answer Key 1. c 2. a 3. d 4. b 5. b 6. a 7. a 8. c 9. b 10. c...
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- Fall '07
- Geography, Equator, San Luis Obispo, environmental lapse rate.