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Molly15
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Science
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2010-05-06 20:21:05
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Atmosphere Ch 22
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  1. the layer of the atmosphere between the troposphere and the mesosphere, in which temperature increases as altitude increases
    stratosphere
  2. the uppermost layer of the atmosphere, in which temperature increases as altitude increases
    thermosphere




  3. the upper boundary of the stratosphere
    stratopause
  4. the upper boundary of the troposphere
    tropopause
  5. the upper boundary of the mesosphere
    mesopause
  6. the coldest layer of the atmosphere, between the stratosphere and the thermosphere, in which temperature decreases as altitude increases
    mesosphere
  7. the lowest layer of the atmosphere, in which temperature drops at a constant rate as altitude increases
    troposphere
  8. the region above the ionosphere, where Earth's atmosphere blends into the almost complete vacuum of space
    exosphere

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