Are You Ready To The Ultimate Quiz About Atmosphere? Trivia Test

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Are You Ready To The Ultimate Quiz About Atmosphere? Trivia Test

Are you ready to take the ultimate quiz about atmosphere? An atmosphere is a coating or a set of layers of gases enveloping a planet or other celestial body. The atmosphere is more likely to be preserved if the gravity it is exposed to is high and the atmosphere's temperature is low. This quiz is the ideal place to begin to learn about the atmosphere.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _______________ is the mixture of gases that surrounds the earth.
    • A. 

      Troposphere

    • B. 

      Air pressure

    • C. 

      Atmosphere

    • D. 

      Mesosphere

  • 2. 
    ____________________ is the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a surface of the earth.
    • A. 

      Air pressure

    • B. 

      Ionosphere

    • C. 

      Mesosphere

  • 3. 
    ________________________   is the layer where gases turn and mix and is the layer closets to the earth
    • A. 

      Exosphere

    • B. 

      Thermosphere

    • C. 

      Troposphere

  • 4. 
    ________________ is the sphere where gases are layered and do not mix very much, just above the troposphere
    • A. 

      Middlesphere

    • B. 

      Stratosphere

    • C. 

      Atmosphere

  • 5. 
    _________________ is known as the middle layer in the atmosphere
    • A. 

      Mesosphere

    • B. 

      Themosphere

    • C. 

      Midsphere

    • D. 

      Exosphere

  • 6. 
    __________________ is the layer of the atmosphere where temperatures are the highest
    • A. 

      Air pressure

    • B. 

      Ionosphere

    • C. 

      Thermosphere

  • 7. 
    This layer contains electrically charged particles called ions and is part of the thermosphere
    • A. 

      Ionosphere

    • B. 

      Exosphere

    • C. 

      Jackrabbitsphere

    • D. 

      Stratosphere

  • 8. 
    Is the highest layer of the atmosphere. Together with the ionosphere, it makes up the thermosphere
    • A. 

      Mesosphere

    • B. 

      Ionosphere

    • C. 

      Exosphere

    • D. 

      Tipisphere

  • 9. 
    The boundary between the troposphere and the stratosphere is called the _________________
    • A. 

      Mesopause

    • B. 

      Tropopause

    • C. 

      Thermosphere

    • D. 

      Ozone layer

  • 10. 
    At the stratopause the temperature starts ________________ with altitude as you go up into the mesosphere.
    • A. 

      Increasing

    • B. 

      Decreasing

    • C. 

      Leveling off

  • 11. 
    A normal thermometer can be used to measure temperature at the thermosphere.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The 4 main layers of the atmosphere are:
    • A. 

      Troposphere, stratosphere, ionosphere, thermosphere

    • B. 

      Troposphere, stratopause, mesosphere, thermosphere

    • C. 

      Troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere

  • 13. 
    Temperature ______________ with altitude in the stratosphere.
    • A. 

      Increases

    • B. 

      Decreases

  • 14. 
    The ionosphere is in what layer of the atmosphere?
    • A. 

      Thermoplastic

    • B. 

      Ozone

    • C. 

      Thermosphere

    • D. 

      Mesosphere

    • E. 

      Troposphere

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