Exam2 - Biogeography of the Global Garden Geog 1403 Quiz...

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Geog 1403—Spring 2010—Quiz 2b—page 1 Biogeography of the Global Garden Name_______KEY_________ Geog 1403 TA Name ________________ Quiz 2—Spring 2010 Lab Section ______________ Part I: Multiple Choice—Choose the best answer (1 point each) 1. A_____ Which climate type has the least variability in temperature throughout the year. A) Instability B) Frontal C) Inversion D) Frontal–subsidence hybrid 2. A_____ Which of the following statements is false? A) Stratospheric ozone (7 to 14 miles above the Earth’s surface) is harmful to humans because it allows ultraviolet B (UV-B) radiation to pass through the atmosphere. B) The size of the ozone hole changes over time. C) The ozone hole is located in the Southern Hemisphere over Antarctica. D) Chlorine in CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons) breaks down ozone. 3. A_____ Sensible heat _______________. A) Is less on a surface with a high albedo than on a surface with a low albedo (all other factors being equal) B) Cannot be measured directly with a thermometer C) Is consumed when liquid water evaporates D) Is consumed when water vapor condenses 4. E_____ On March 20 there will be 24 hours of darkness at_______________. A) The equator B) 23½ degrees N latitude C) The north pole D) The south pole E) None of the above 5. E_____ Palm trees (typically found at low latitudes) can grow on the southwest coast of Scotland (at 54° N; north of #49 on the world map on the next page) but not on the University of Minnesota
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2010 for the course ECON 4313 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Minnesota.

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Exam2 - Biogeography of the Global Garden Geog 1403 Quiz...

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