Weather: Chapter 1, Section 3 Layers of Earth's Atmospheres

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  1. WHERE ARE THE FOUR MAIN LAYERS OF THE EARTH'S LAYERS?
    • 1. Troposphere
    • 2. Stratosphere
    • 3. Mesosphere
    • 4. Thermosphere
  2. WHAT IS THE LOWEST LAYER OF EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE?
    • Troposphere
    • (Most dense layer)
    • (Most air pressure)
  3. WHICH LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE DOES WEATHER OCCUR?
    Troposphere
  4. WHICH IS THE SECOND LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND CONTAINS AN OZONE LAYER?
    Stratosphere
  5. WHAT LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE PROTECTS EARTH'S SURFACE FROM BEING HIT BY MOST METEOROIDS?
    Mesosphere
  6. WHAT IS THE OUTMOST LAYER OF EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE?
    Thermosphere
  7. WHAT ARE THE NAMES OF THE TWO LAYERS OF THE THERMOSPHERE?
    1. Ionosphere- lower layer

    2. Exosphere- outer portion
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Weather: Chapter 1, Section 3 Layers of Earth's Atmospheres
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