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Unformatted text preview: , and laughing gas (N2O). These gasses are called greenhouse gases and these gases have the ability to absorb the infrared radiation As a result of global warming, global precipitation would _____. Correct A ) increase As a result of global warming, global precipitation would increase Nitrogen in the fuel when burned can form _____. Correct A ) NOx Sulfur turns into sulfur dioxide (SO2) and nitrogen into nitric oxide (NO) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) A water solution with a pH of 10 is _____. Correct A ) Basic The pH scale measures how acidic or basic a substance is. It ranges from 0 to 14. A pH of 7 is neutral. A pH less than 7 is acidic, and a pH greater than 7 is basic Formation of ozone at the ground level involves VOCs and NOx in the presence of sunlight. Correct A ) TRUE In presence of sunlight VOCs and NO react to form ground level ozone Short- term exposures to low levels of NO2 may lead to changes in airway responsiveness and lung function in individuals with preexisting respiratory illnesses. Correct A ) TRUE Short- term exposures (e.g., less than 3 hours) to low levels of NO2 may lead to changes in airway responsiveness and lung function in individuals with preexisting respiratory illnesses When does acid rain directly damage your skin? Correct A ) It does not damage directly Acid rain does not directly damage skin From the following, pick the set of primary pollutants: Correct A ) CO, SO2, NOx The pollutants that are emitted directly from a combustion process are called "primary pollutants." Atmospheric concentrations of methane in the last 150 years have _____. Correct A ) Increased Atmospheric concentrations of methane in the last 150 years have increased CFCs are created only by humans. Correct A ) TRUE CFC is a man- made chemical Analysis of ice cores provides the composition of the past air, which can be used to determine the past temperatures for approximately hundreds of thousands of years. Correct A ) TRUE Ice in the Polar Regions traps the air of that time pe...
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2013 for the course EGEE 102 taught by Professor Pisupati,sarmave during the Spring '07 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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