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Atmosphere: Edit

  1. What are the main layers of the atmosphere?
  2. How do you measure –
    1. air temperature,
    2. humidity,
    3. air pressure?
  3. What is insolation?
  4. What are the main types of clouds?

Wind: Edit

  1. What are global winds (easterlies, westerlies, trade winds)?
  2. What is the Coriolis effect?
  3. Sea breeze vs. Land breeze.
  4. What are
    1. air masses,
    2. warm front,
    3. cold front?

Currents and Climate: Edit

  1. How do ocean currents affect climate?
  2. Terms to understand:
    1. El Nino,
    2. rain shadow.