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Assessment Score Correctly Answered: 9.00 out of a possible 10.00 (90.0%) Assessment Time: 12 minutes Question 1: How do the ocean currents redistribute the Sun’s unequal heating of the Earth? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •carry warmer water from the equator towards the poles and colder water from the poles towards the equator. Question 2: During the vernal equinox, a flat surface at the equator will receive _________ energy than the same size flat surface at a higher latitude. Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •more Question 3: To make horizontal determinations of light transmission in this lab, you will use a: Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •secchi disk Question 4: What is the solar constant? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •The rate at which heat energy reaches the upper atmosphere Question 5: The quantitative loss of light with depth in seawater is not linear.
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Unformatted text preview: Type: True or False Your answer(s): True Question 6: The measurement of water clarity depends on the quality of vision of the person making the measurement. Type: True or False Your answer(s): True Question 7: Albedo is a ratio of what? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): Reflected radiation/Incident radiation Question 8: A calorie is the amount of heat energy required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of freshwater to one degree Fahrenheit. Type: True or False Your answer(s): False Question 9: Al wavelengths of light travels through the ocean to the same depth. Type: True or False Your answer(s): False Question 10: When testing for settling rates you will record the light intensity along the ________ path length(s) of the aquarium? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): 49.5 cm...
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