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The Resource What do you know about earth's atmosphere?, by Gillian Gosman

What do you know about earth's atmosphere?, by Gillian Gosman

Label
What do you know about earth's atmosphere?
Title
What do you know about earth's atmosphere?
Statement of responsibility
by Gillian Gosman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Earth's atmosphere is a layered, protective blanket, and the 20 questions examined describe its composition and function. Additional questions explore phenomena such as auroras and explain how air pollution affects Earths atmosphere. The concepts covered in this book make this an exciting addition to any library
Member of
Dewey number
551.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC863.5
LC item number
.G67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
20 questions: earth science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What do you know about earth's atmosphere?, by Gillian Gosman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the atmosphere? -- What are the layers of the atmosphere called? -- What is Earth's atmosphere? -- What is the ozone layer? -- Where does weatehr form? -- How does weather form? -- What are auroras and where in Earth's atmosphere do they happen? -- How does Earth's atmosphere protect the planet? -- What is solar radiation? -- How much of the Sun's radiation is absorbed or reflected? -- What is the electromagnetic spectrum? -- Why does the sky look blue? -- What is air pressure? -- Why does air pressure change with altitude? --Why does the temperature change with altitude? -- What particulates are found in the air? -- How particulates cause air pollution? -- How does carbon dioxide affect Earth's atmosphere? -- What can be done to protect Earth's atmosphere?
Control code
20134324
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781448898572
Isbn Type
(6-pack)
Lccn
2012030676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
What do you know about earth's atmosphere?, by Gillian Gosman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the atmosphere? -- What are the layers of the atmosphere called? -- What is Earth's atmosphere? -- What is the ozone layer? -- Where does weatehr form? -- How does weather form? -- What are auroras and where in Earth's atmosphere do they happen? -- How does Earth's atmosphere protect the planet? -- What is solar radiation? -- How much of the Sun's radiation is absorbed or reflected? -- What is the electromagnetic spectrum? -- Why does the sky look blue? -- What is air pressure? -- Why does air pressure change with altitude? --Why does the temperature change with altitude? -- What particulates are found in the air? -- How particulates cause air pollution? -- How does carbon dioxide affect Earth's atmosphere? -- What can be done to protect Earth's atmosphere?
Control code
20134324
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781448898572
Isbn Type
(6-pack)
Lccn
2012030676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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    • Franklin County Public Library - Brookville BranchBorrow it
      919 Main St., Brookville, IN, 47012, US
      39.424454 -85.012847

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