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11.2 Energy Transfer In The Atmosphere

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11.2 Energy Transfer In The Atmosphere

11. 2 Energy Transfer in the Atmosphere Glencoe

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  • 1. 
    Heat is transfered from objects with _____ temperatures to objects with _____ temperatures.
  • 2. 
    The three types of heat transfer are _____, ____, and ____.
  • 3. 
    ___ is energy that is transferred in the form of rays or waves.
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


  • 4. 
    ____ is the transfer of energy that occurs when molecules bump into one another (direct touch).
  • 5. 
    ____ is the transfer of heat by the flow of a material.
  • 6. 
    ___ is a term that describes all the waters of the Earth.
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 

      Water cycle

  • 7. 
    Label the stages of the water cycle.
  • 8. 
    Why doesn't life exist on Mars or Venus?
  • 9. 
    How does the sun transfer energy to Earth?
  • 10. 
    Describe the steps included in the water cycle.  Use the words evaporation, condensation, and precipitation in your answer.
  • 11. 
    What would happen if the balance is tipped toward receiving more energy than it does now?
  • 12. 
    Explain how the water cycle  is related to weather patterns and climate.