T Test 8 – Space
Flashcard maker : Robert May
The atmosphere is unaffected by changes in the geosphere.
Which system protects us from radiation and the vacuum of space?
Positive feedback interactions in Earth’s systems are always a result of human action.
What system includes oceans, lakes, rivers, and groundwater?
Human impact on one system leads to changes in more of Earth’s systems.
What system facilitates the movement of water between spheres through the process of transpiration?
Which of the following best explains why the biosphere is a key component of the Earth’s systems?
Which of the following is a function of the atmosphere?
The water cycle shows the movement of water in the Earth system.
There is a single instrument to measure climate change.
How are the carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen cycles similar?
The rock cycle is not important to living organisms.
The radiosonde can be used to measure upper air temperature.
According to the GLOBE maps viewed online, it can be inferred that solar energy is not the only factor affecting average global temperature because _______.
The amount of sunlight received at Earth’s surface fluctuates more at the poles than the equator.
Which of the following statements about biogeochemical cycles is not true?