9780495011736

Workbook/Study Guide for Ahrensí Meteorology Today, 8th

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495011736

  • ISBN10:

    0495011738

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/21/2006
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Summary

The workbook/study guide includes chapter summaries, important concepts, and a series of self-tests, utilizing true/false, multiple choice, and essay type questions and answers. A list of additional suggested reading material is also included to further enhance student understanding of the subject.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. v
The Earth and Its Atmospherep. 1
Energy: Warming the Earth and the Atmospherep. 13
Seasonal and Daily Temperaturesp. 27
Atmospheric Moisturep. 39
Condensation: Dew, Fog, and Cloudsp. 51
Stability and Cloud Developmentp. 65
Precipitationp. 79
The Atmosphere in Motion: Air Pressure, Forces, and Windsp. 91
Wind: Small Scale and Local Systemsp. 105
Wind: Global Systemsp. 117
Air Masses and Frontsp. 127
Middle Latitude Cyclonesp. 141
Weather Forecastingp. 151
Thunderstorms and Tornadoesp. 163
Hurricanesp. 179
Climate Changep. 189
Global Climatep. 199
Air Pollutionp. 211
Light, Color and Atmospheric Opticsp. 221
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