Geography 131_ Physical Geography-Weather_Climate + Lab #3 - Madison Muenchow.pdf

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Geography 131: Physical Geography-Weather/Climate + LabLab #3 (30 Points)Chapter 3: Earth’s Modern AtmosphereMadison Muenchow1.From the graph above briefly explain why the temperature decreases as altitude increasesin the troposphere (at the normal lapse rate). (6 points)
2. Why do temperatures increase throughout most of the stratosphere? Specifically discuss theprocess that produces this warming effect. (6 points)
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Spring
Professor
Christopherson
Tags
Atmosphere, lapse rate, Physical Geography Weather

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