Unit 2: The Atmosphere - About the Atmosphere

1. What is the name for the first layer of the atmosphere?

  • The Troposphere
  • The Thermosphere
  • The Stratosphere
  • The Mesosphere
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2. Which layer of the atmosphere contains the ozone layer?

  • The Troposphere
  • The Stratosphere
  • The Mesosphere
  • The Thermosphere

3. Why does the temperature increase with altitude in the stratosphere?

  • Due to combustion from human activity
  • Due to the heating from UV rays
  • Due to the heating from infared

4. Which layer of the atmosphere is able to transmit radio waves?

  • The Troposhpere
  • The Thermosphere
  • The Stratosphere
  • The Mesosphere

5. What is the name for the third layer of the atmosphere?

  • The Thermosphere
  • The Stratosphere
  • The Mesosphere
  • The Troposphere

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