StudyGuideCh5 - CHAPTER 5 WATER FILL IN THE BLANK 1. Fresh...

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CHAPTER 5 WATER FILL IN THE BLANK 1. Fresh water can be forced out of seawater by reverse _____osmosis________________. 2. The water molecule is a __polar_____________ molecule because of its shape. 3. Heat is a form of energy that is measured in _______calories_________________. 4. Water will not change temperature easily because of its high ____heat________ ____capacity____________________. 5. Carbon dioxide acts as a ______buffer____________ in the oceans. 6. Salinity can be measured using an instrument called a _________conductivity_ meter_______________________. 7. Ocean currents transfer heat from low latitudes to high latitudes by _____convection_________________________. 8. The decrease in intensity of light with depth is called ______attenuation___________________________. 9. A _____Secchi_____________ disk is a simple device for measuring light attenuation. 10. Sound can travel long distances with little loss of energy in the ____sofar___________ _________channel____________. TRUE - FALSE
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2010 for the course OCE 2001 taught by Professor Winter during the Spring '10 term at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

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StudyGuideCh5 - CHAPTER 5 WATER FILL IN THE BLANK 1. Fresh...

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