Overview atmosphweather&climate

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Overview of the Atmosphere, Weather & Climate
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• Atmosphere – • Meteorology – Defnitions Envelope of gases that surround a planet and are held to it by the planet ʼ s gravitational attraction. Study of atmospheric phenomena.
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• Weather – • Climate – Defnitions The condition of the atmosphere at a given time & location with respect to temperature, pressure, humidity, and wind. Historical record of average daily & seasonal weather events.
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QUIZ: Weather or Climate? a) Weather b) Climate [10] The air temperature outside is 72°F. c) Weather d) Climate
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QUIZ: Weather or Climate? [11] The average temperature for January in Saint Paul is 13°F. c) Climate d) Weather
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QUIZ: Weather or Climate? [12] Man, I hate summers in the Twin Cities! a) Climate b) Weather [13] Sheesh, it sure was cold waiting at the bus stop this morning! My mocha is now iced ! c) Climate d) Weather
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QUIZ: Weather or Climate? [10] The air temperature outside is 72°F. b) Climate c) Weather
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QUIZ: Weather or Climate? [11] The average temperature for January in Saint Paul is 13°F. c) Climate
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[12] Man, I hate
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This note was uploaded on 10/08/2010 for the course GEOG 1172 taught by Professor Snyder during the Summer '10 term at Minnesota Colleges.

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