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Chapter 9 Study Guide 1)The barycenter follows: 2)The difference between centripetal forces and gravitaConal forces is called the: 3)If the resultant force has a significant horizontal component (tangenCal to Earth'ssurface), it produces Cdal bulges on Earth, creaCng what are known as: 4)Of the following statements about the force of gravity between two bodies, which is/aretrue? 5)The verCcal difference between consecuCve high and low Cdes is called the: 6)When the Earth is at its greatest distance from the sun, it is said to be at: 7)The center of an open ocean Cdal system is called a/an: 8)What Cdal paXern would best describe a coastline that experienced a maximum Cdalrange of 6 Z in the morning and a smaller 2 Z range in the late aZernoon? 9)Water ﬂowing out of an enclosed basin due to the Cdes is called a/an: 10) A boat is most likely to be carried out to sea from a harbor by a(n) __________.
11) Disadvantages of Cdal power plants relaCve to convenConal thermal plants includehigher iniCal plant costs, periodicity of Cdal currents, and __________. 12) Match the term with the appropriate phrase. water moving out from an inlet or bay due to approaching low 6de a. ebb current
13. The diagram below shows the posiCon of the Earth–Moon–Sun system during springCde condiCons. Match the correct leXers to the following items. a. A: Solar Cdal bulge b. D: Full moon c. C: Lunar Cdal bulge d. B: New moon 14. The diagram below shows the posiCon of the Earth–Moon–Sun system during neap CdecondiCons. Match the correct leXers to the following items. a. B: ThirdN or lastNquarter moon b. D: FirstNquarter moon c. A: Solar Cdal bulges d. C: Lunar Cdal bulges