ch02_rev - Jon Ahlquist MET1010 Intro to the Atmosphere 1...

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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 1°C and which takes the least to warm it by 1°C: air, water, clay? ¡ To what does “latent heat” refer? ¡ How does evaporation and condensation transfer energy from the Earth’s 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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