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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 06

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Question 1:

a) shortwave radiation
b) longwave radiation
c) infrared radiation
d) counter radiation
e) gamma radiation

Question 2:

a) 10%
b) 30%
c) 90%
d) 75%
e) 100%

Question 3:

a) insolation
b) solar constant
c) diffuse radiation
d) net radiation
e) albedo

Question 4:

a) conduction
b) conversion
c) convection
d) condensation
e) contraction

Question 5:

a) longwave radiation
b) shortwave radiation
c) diffuse radiation
d) net radiation
e) transverse radiation

Question 6:

a) high latitudes
b) low latitudes
c) the poles
d) on mountain peaks
e) sea level

Question 7:

a) True
b) False

Question 8:

a) True
b) False

Question 9:

a) True
b) False

Question 10:

a) True
b) False

Question 11:

a) True
b) False

Question 12:

a) True
b) False