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Because the _________ receives more energy than the ______, _________ must be transported from _______ to

_____ regions. Perhaps the most dramatic example of this energy dissipation are______________.



a) 

poles/ tropics/ heat/ tropical/ polar/ hurricanes 


b) 

tropics/ poles/ temperature/ tropical/ polar/ hurricanes 


c) 

tropics/ poles/ heat/ tropical/ polar/ hurricanes 


d) 

tropics/ poles/ heat/ tropical/ polar/ tornadoes  




Heat is ________conducted from __________ toward _______ __________.



a) 

always/ higher/ lower/ pressure


b) 

sometimes/ higher/ lower/ temperature


c) 

always/ higher/ lower/ temperature


d) 

always/ lower/ higher/ temperature




From the earth surface (i.e. altitude= 0 km) to the top of the earth atmosphere (i.e. roughly altitude= 120km), temperature increases _____ with altitude. 



a) 

three times 


b) 

twice


c) 

one time


d) 

None of the alternatives given are correct (i.e. it's impossible for temperature to increase with altitude).

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