Workbook/Study Guide for Ahrens' Meteorology Today, 8th / Edition 8

Workbook/Study Guide for Ahrens' Meteorology Today, 8th / Edition 8

by C. Donald Ahrens
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495011738

ISBN-13: 9780495011736

Pub. Date: 04/21/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

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.  See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495011736
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/21/2006
Edition description:
Canceled - Superceded
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     v
The Earth and Its Atmosphere     1
Energy: Warming the Earth and the Atmosphere     13
Seasonal and Daily Temperatures     27
Atmospheric Moisture     39
Condensation: Dew, Fog, and Clouds     51
Stability and Cloud Development     65
Precipitation     79
The Atmosphere in Motion: Air Pressure, Forces, and Winds     91
Wind: Small Scale and Local Systems     105
Wind: Global Systems     117
Air Masses and Fronts     127
Middle Latitude Cyclones     141
Weather Forecasting     151
Thunderstorms and Tornadoes     163
Hurricanes     179
Climate Change     189
Global Climate     199
Air Pollution     211
Light, Color and Atmospheric Optics     221

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