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  1. The composition of the Atmosphere has no measurable variation by ( ? ) up to ( ? )
    Volume,

    Some 80 km 
  2. The 2 predominant constituent gase in the atmosphere, and there %s are what?
    Nitrogen 78%

    Oxygen 21% 
  3. The 3 constiuent gases of moist air which show variation with Altitude are what?
    Water Vapour,

    Carbon Dioxide,

     Ozone.
  4. The amount of water vapour that can be absorbed into the atmosphere depends on the ( ? ) of the air. In General, the total % of water vapour does not exceed ( ?% )
    Temperature,

    4% 
  5. Large amounts of carbon dioxide are dissolved in the ( ? ), and absorbed by what?
    Ocean

    Plant life. 
  6. The main importance of Ozone, is it's ability to (?) and having done so, it tends to (rise/sink) to the (higher/lower) levels of the (?)
    Absorb UV

    Sink - Lower 

    strasosphere 
  7. The boundary between the troposphere and the stratosphere is called the (?). This boundary is (higher/lower?) and (colder/warmer?) over the equator than over the poles?
    • Tropopause,
    • Higher,
    • Colder 
  8. The temp of the lower half of the Strasosphere is (?), which means that temperature (falls off, remains steady, increases?) with height?
    Isothermal,

    Remains steady. 
  9. The homosphere comprises of what 3 parts?
    Troposphere, stratosphere, Mesosphere

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