Couch Potatoes Rejoice: Strenuous Exercise May Be Unhealthy
New study details negative effects of exercising every day, notably an increased chance of vascular disease.
Chapter 2 Review Questions
1. Explain the difference between "Temperature" and "Heat".
Heat: Is the amount of energy stored within an object. The units for heat are in
Joules. Heat can be tranferred through convection, conduction, a
Chapter 3 Review Questions
1. Coldest temperature in the world and in North America.
World: Soviet Vostok Station, Antartica (-128.6F, 184K)
N.America: Yukon, Canada (-81.4F)
2. Warmest temperature in the world and in North America.
Chapter 4 Review Questions
1. Briefly describe how water circulates in the atmosphere in terms of evaporation,
condensation and precipitation.
Once liquid water is heated enough, usually by the sun, it turns into a gas. This gas then
Chapter 9 Review
1. Describe the role of the "World Meteorological Organization (WMO)"
WMO contributes to the safety and welfare of humanity against natural disasters.
2. Where is all of the data collected by the "WMO" transmitted to and mana
Chapter 7 Review Questions
1. Give an example of each scale of atmospheric motion
-Micro: Smaller scale, ex: wind gusts and air turbulence
-Meso: Larger scale than micro, ex: sea breeze, thunderstorms, tornadoes
-Macro: Largest scale, ex: mea
Chapter 8 Review Questions
1. List and describe the different air mass names based on
their regions of origin.
-Polar air: Air masses that come/from from Canada that effect
-Continental air: Air mass that forms over plain conti
Test II Questions
Question 2 - Where would you expect the moist adiabatic rate to be greater: in the
tropics or near the north pole? Explain why.
-The north pole since there is more saturated air than in the tropics. This makes the
HOW TO PLAY TENNIS
General Purpose: To inform how the game of tennis works, and to show how to hit a tennis ball
using different types of shots.
I. This is you hitting a forehand shot from the back of the cou
I. Attention-Getter: It was April 7th, 2008 and Memphis just scored a basket. Kansas University
grabs the ball and takes a shot at the free throw line!
II. Central Idea is to problem solve by finding a
LIBRARY RESEARCH PRESENTATION
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about stress on college students.
Central Idea/Thesis: Being a college students is stressful, three major causes of stress on college
students are financial str
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