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Midterm 1 problems - GEOL 150 Mid term #1) #2) What changes...

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#2) What changes the amount of absorbed radiation by gas molecule? a) speed of the energy b) the wavelen gth of the energ y c) the Boltzmann constant. d) The altitude of the gas molecule #5) Which of the following is a strong greenhouse gas? a) H20 b) N2 c) O2 d) Ar #7) If the planet is comprised only by water vapor, how does surface pressure would be compared to the Earths’ surface pressure? a) greater b) smaller – not the answer c) chemical composition does not affect the surface Pressure. #8) If air parcel is lifted, a) condens ati on and latent he at rele ase . b) Condensation and sensible heat release. c) Cyclonic flow d) Anticyclonic flow #9) Direction of the wind between the LA and eastern California if eastern Cali has high pressure. 1) easter ly 2) westerly 3) vertical #14) during the N. Hemisphere summer, a center of strong low Pressure develops over the Tibetan plateau. a) true
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This homework help was uploaded on 12/18/2007 for the course GEOL 150Lxg taught by Professor Stott during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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Midterm 1 problems - GEOL 150 Mid term #1) #2) What changes...

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