quiz2 - oxidation explains the reddish color of Mars. 4....

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1. Hydrogen and Helium are the elements that are most common in the atmospheres of the Jovian Planets. 2. For a planet that is located at 5 AU from the Sun, the apparent brightness of the Sun in the sky is 25 times less than that on Earth. 3. The chemical process known as
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Unformatted text preview: oxidation explains the reddish color of Mars. 4. The process of convection accounts for the occurrence of plate tectonics and the banding structure in the clouds of Jupiter. 5. A planet located at 3 AU will require approximately 5 years to orbit the Sun....
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course AST 1002 taught by Professor Dr.haywoodsmith,jr during the Spring '07 term at University of Florida.

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