the atmosphere l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
The Atmosphere PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
The Atmosphere

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 8

The Atmosphere - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 77 Views
  • Uploaded on

The Atmosphere. Chapter 11. Atmospheric Composition. Label the major gases of our atmosphere below: A._____________ B._____________ C._____________. A. Nitrogen. B. Oxygen. C. Argon. Atmospheric Structure. Label the layers of the atmosphere below:

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'The Atmosphere' - holland


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
the atmosphere

The Atmosphere

Chapter 11

slide2

Atmospheric Composition

Label the major gases of our atmosphere below:

A._____________

B._____________

C._____________

A

Nitrogen

B

Oxygen

C

Argon

slide3

Atmospheric Structure

Label the layers of the atmosphere below:

1._____________ - contains dust, moisture, weather.

2._____________ - contains protective ozone

3._____________ - coldest layer

4._____________ - contains auroras, high temperature but low heat

4.

Troposphere

Stratosphere

3.

Mesosphere

Thermosphere

2.

1.

slide4

Solar Radiation Budget

6%

Fill in the correct percentages in the diagram to the right.

25%

15%

4%

50%

slide5

Heat Transfer Processes

Radiation

  • _____________ - Sun heats Earth’s surface in the form of rays or waves
  • _____________ - Earth’s warm surface heats lower atmosphere by direct contact
  • _____________ - heat is distributed by warm air rising and cold air sinking

Conduction

Convection

slide6

Label the Cloud Types Below

cirrostratus

cirrus

cirrocumulus

cumulonimbus

altocumulus

altostratus

cumulus

stratocumulus

stratus

nimbostratus

slide7

The Water Cycle

  • _____________ - change of state from gas to liquid
  • _____________ - change of state from liquid to gas
  • _____________ - no change of state needed

Condensation

Evaporation

A.

A.

Precipitation

B.

C.

B.

C.

slide8

Chapter Review

  • What are the three major gases of our atmosphere?
  • What are the four layers of the atmosphere?
  • What are the three methods by which heat is transferred?
  • List ten types of clouds.
  • What are the three processes that make up the water cycle?

Nitrogen, Oxygen, Argon

Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere

Radiation, Conduction, Convection

Cirrus, Cirrostratus, Cirrocumulus, Altostratus, Altocumulus, Stratocumulus, Nimbostratus, Stratus, Cumulus, Cumulonimbus

Evaporation, Condensation, Precipitation