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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 07

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Question 1:


a) 273 degrees C
b) -273 degrees C
c) 0 degrees C
d) -32 degrees C
e) -373 degrees C

Question 2:


a) evaporation
b) inversion
c) condensation
d) displacement
e) sublimation

Question 3:


a) temperature inversion
b) the saturated adiabatic lapse rate
c) the environmental lapse rate
d) the dry adiabatic lapse rate
e) unsaturated temperature inversion

Question 4:


a) gravitational energy
b) potential energy
c) relative energy
d) displaced energy
e) kinetic energy

Question 5:


a) Northern Hemisphere
b) Southern Hemisphere
c) no shift occurs
d) water hemisphere
e) land hemisphere

Question 6:


a) increased air pollution
b) a traveling dust cloud
c) a temperature inversion
d) a solar eclipse
e) acid rain

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