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18. Low sun angles result in reduced solar energy because:a.Day lengths are shorter.b.Sun-earth distance is greater.c.Absorption is increased.d.Energy is spread over a larger area.
19. Most of our weather occurs in the __________.
20. Which of the following combinations produces the strongest Coriolis force?
21. Which type of cloud will most likely form in an unstable atmosphere?
22. During the summer, San Francisco will typically see this type of fog:a.Radiation fogb.Advection fogc.Upslope fogd.Steam fog
23. The troposphere is defined by its change in __________.
24. Hail is produced in which type of cloud?
25. Temperature __________ in the troposphere with increasing elevation.
b.Increasesc.Stays the same26. Albedo explains:a.The reflectivity of a surface.b.The amount of heat a surface retains.c.How translucent a surface is.d.The absorbability of a surface.
27. Molecules at a greater temperature will have:
28. Ozone is concentrated as a layer in the __________.
29. The force that causes the wind to blow is called:
30. The force that is caused by the Earth's rotation on its axis is called:a.Frictionb.Windc.Coriolis forced.Pressure gradient force
31. In percent by volume, __________ is the most plentiful gas in the atmosphere.
32. The prefix "alto" in a cloud name represents:

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Term
Spring
Professor
Staff
Tags
Atmosphere, Energy, Precipitation, Water vapor, fog

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