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Concept Quiz 1

This quiz covers key concepts 1 and 2 from Chapter 2. Answer the questions by darkening in the circle next to the correct answer. When completed with the quiz, click on "submit answers for grading" at the bottom of the page.

This activity contains 6 questions.

Question 1.
The primary cause of the Earth's seasons is:

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Question 2.
Which is NOT one of Earth's principal motions?

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Question 3.
Which is NOT one of the most important reasons for the variation in solar energy reaching a particular location on the Earth's surface?

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Question 4.
The seasonal variation in the angle of the Sun affects where on Earth the solar rays are most concentrated and the ________________ of atmosphere the rays penetrate.

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Question 5.
Distance variations between the Earth and Sun are extremely important in understanding seasonal temperature variations.

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Question 6.
The ultimate source of energy that drives the weather machine is the Sun.

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