Solar Energy and Earth's Atmosphere Interaction
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Solar Energy and Earth's Atmosphere Interaction

This quiz explores the interaction of solar energy with the Earth's atmosphere, including the primary source of energy, the layer that absorbs most ultraviolet radiation, and the role of ozone. Test your knowledge on the dynamics of solar energy in the atmosphere!

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Questions and Answers

What is the primary source of energy for Earth's atmosphere?

Solar energy

Which layer of the atmosphere absorbs most of the ultraviolet radiation from the Sun?

Stratosphere

What is the main function of ozone in the atmosphere?

Absorbing harmful ultraviolet radiation

Study Notes

Energy Sources and Atmospheric Layers

  • The primary source of energy for Earth's atmosphere is the Sun.

Atmospheric Layers and Their Functions

  • The stratosphere is the layer that absorbs most of the ultraviolet radiation from the Sun.

Ozone Functions

  • The main function of ozone in the atmosphere is to absorb most of the Sun's ultraviolet radiation, protecting life on Earth.

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