ch02_rev - Jon Ahlquist 9/15/2006 MET1010 Intro to the...

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Unformatted text preview: Jon Ahlquist 9/15/2006 MET1010 Intro to the Atmosphere 1 Chapter 2 Review Energy: Warming the Earth and the Atmosphere Energy What are some forms of energy? What was the pre-energy view of heat? Temperature measures what? At what temperature does water freeze? Boil? What temperature is the same on the Celsius and Fahrenheit temperature scales? 10 deg C is how many degrees Fahrenheit? What is a calorie? What is a food Calorie? Why do coastal areas have less extreme temperature ranges than inland areas? Specific heat and latent heat Which of these 3 substances takes the most energy to warm 1 kilogram by 1C and which takes the least to warm it by 1C: air, water, clay? To what does latent heat refer? How does evaporation and condensation transfer energy from the Earths surface into the atmosphere? How does an air conditioner work? Energy transfer In an oven, how do you know there is Conduction Convection Radiation Answer the same question for a car engine.Answer the same question for a car engine....
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