Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Chapter 9- Earth's Atmosphere Lessons 1-3

No description
by

on 15 March 2016

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Chapter 9- Earth's Atmosphere Lessons 1-3

Lessons 1-3
Chapter 9- Earth's Atmosphere

True or False?

1. Earth's atmosphere is made of gases.
2. The Sun's energy heats Earth's surface.
3. The sky looks blue because light is absorbed by the atmosphere.



What do you know?
1. Earth's atmosphere is made of gases.
T
2. The Sun's energy heats Earth's surface.
T
3. The sky looks blue because light is absorbed by the atmosphere. F
(Light is scattered by Earth's atmosphere.)

Check
4. Only about half the Sun's energy reaches Earth's surface.
5. Hot air rises and cold air sinks.
6..Carbon dioxide is an example of a greenhouse gas.

What do you know?
4. Only about half the Sun's energy reaches Earth's surface.
T
5. Hot air rises and cold air sinks.
T
6.Carbon dioxide is an example of a greenhouse gas.
T

Check
What do you know?

7. Earth's surface is heated evenly by the Sun.
8. Air currents can move vertically.
9. Air moves from areas of low pressure to areas of high pressure.
10. Earth's rotation affects the direction in which air and water move.
Check

7. Earth's surface is heated evenly by the Sun.
F
8. Air currents can move vertically.
T
9. Air moves from areas of low pressure to areas of high pressure.
F (It is opposite.)
10. Earth's rotation affects the direction in which air and water move.
T
Terms to Know:

What are...?

electromagnetic spectrum
infrared waves
ultraviolet waves

Draw a rainbow and examples of these waves.



Why is the sky blue?
Warm air rises...Convection in the air. pp.394-395
Terms to Know
updraft
downdraft
Coriolis Effect
jet stream
Explain the difference to a partner:
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
End of Lesson 1
Climate Change
Air Currents, Convection, Jet Streams
End of Lesson 2
Wind and Air Currents pp. 401-409
Smarties
End of Lesson 3
Wind Patterns Around the World
Interesting Facts: Santa Ana Winds
Full transcript