Ozone Crossword Puzzles
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Crossword
Description

How many oxygen atoms does the ozone consist of?
What is a gas naturally present in our atmosphere that reduces 90% of light radiation and UV lights that are harmful to humans?
How many regions does the ozone reside in?
What happens to the ozone layer when humans use air conditioners, refrigerators, etc.? (It will get _________)
Which protocol banned the production of ozone depleting substances? (________ Protocol)
As a result of the protocol, the amount of what has decreased from the atmosphere? (clue: abbreviated form of chlorofluorocarbons) (___s)
In how many years will the ozone return to its healthy state?
In million (miles) form, how much will the Antarctic ozone hole shrink?
With compliance with the protocol, has improvement been made to the ozone?
To help the ozone, you can buy air-conditioning and refrigeration that do not use ____ as refrigerant.
When buying new equipment, look for ‘_____ friendly’ ones.
You should conduct regular __________ and maintenance for things like air-conditioners and refrigerators.
Where is the biggest ozone hole?
Scientists from which country discovered the ozone?
What does the word ‘ozone’ mean in Greek?
How many chlorine molecule(s) from a CFC can destroy up to 100,000 ozone molecules? 17. What is another name for ‘ozone’?
Does the ozone have a strong odor? (clue: #15)
Can we make more ozone?
The ozone is ___ hundred years old.

Layers Of The Atmosphere Crossword

 Layers Of The Atmosphere Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Energy transferred by waves or rays.
It is made of very light gases.
The height of an object or point in relation to sea level or ground level.
This layer contains ozone, which is special layer of oxygen molecules.
The whole mass of air that surrounds the Earth.
This layer is the closet to the ground where we live.
Where meteors burn.
The layer of the earth's atmosphere that contains a high concentration of ions and free electrons and is able to reflect radio waves.
Layer of the stratosphere with a high concentration of ozone; absorbs most of the Sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation.
Group of chemical compounds used in refrigerators ,air conditioners ,foam packaging ,and aerosol sprays that may enter the atmosphere and destroy ozone.
A types of energy that comes to Earth from the Sun ,can damage skin and cause cancer ,and is mostly absorbed by the ozone layer.
The transfer of energy that occurs when molecules bump into each other.
The force use by the weight of tiny particles of air molecules.
Is made up of three oxygen molecules and is what protects us from the sun's harmful UV radiation.

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword Puzzle

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

the transfer of energy that occurs when molecules bump into each other
Earth's air,which is made up of a thin layer of gases ,solids,and liquids forms a protective layer around the planet and is divided into five distinct layers
narrow belt of strong winds that blows near the top of the troposphere
a type of energy that comes to Earth from the Sun,can damage skin and cause cancer,and is mostly absorbed by the ozone layer
all the water on Earth's surface
group of chemical compounds used in air conditioners,refrigerators,foam packaging,an aerosol sprays that may enter the atmosphere and destroy the ozone layer
the movement of air from land to sea at night,created when cooler,denser air from the land forces up warmer air over the sea
layer of the stratosphere with a high concentration of ozone ; absorbs most of the Sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation
layer of the Earth's atmosphere that is closest to the ground,contains 99% of the water vapor and 75% of the atmospheric gases and is where clouds and weather occur
the movement of air from sea to land during the day when cooler air from above the land to rise
layer of electrically charged particles in the thermosphere that absorbs AM radio waves during the day and reflects back at night

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword
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Crossword
Description

The region surrounding the Earth or another astronomical body.
Part of the upper atmosphere where temperatures increase continuously.
above the Stratosphere and below the Thermosphere between 30 and 50 miles in altitude.
Above the troposphere, extending to about 32 miles above the earth's surface.
The lowest region of the atmosphere, extending from the earth's surface to a height of about 3.7-6.2 miles, which is the lower boundary of the stratosphere.
The outermost region of a planet's atmosphere.
It has a high concentration of ions and free electrons and is able to reflect radio waves. It lies above the mesosphere and extends from about 50-600 miles above the earth's surface.
Technical term for ozone layer.
Colorless unstable toxic gas with a pungent odor and powerful oxidizing properties, formed from oxygen by electrical discharges or ultraviolet light. It differs from normal oxygen in having three atoms in its molecule.
Short for chlorofluorocarbon.
Electromagnetic radiation that has a wavelength between that of visible light and that of X-rays.
Elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface.
Earth's air, which is made up of a thin layer of gases, solids, and liquids; forms a protective layer around the planet and is divided into five distinct layers.
The force exerted on a surface.
Energy transferred by waves or rays.

Ozone Layer Crossword

Ozone Layer Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A gas made up of molecules that are formed by three oxygen atoms.
This part of the atmosphere is called the ozone layer
Ozone molecules in this provide us with important protection from the rays of the sun.
The main molecules that are destroying the ozone layer are called ______________________.
Scientist who discovered the link between the depletion of the ozone layer and CFC's in 1974.
Another scientists who discovered the link between the depletion of the ozone layer and CFC's in 1974.
It is known that exposure to ___________ ______ reduces the effectiveness of the immune system.
An effective pesticide that is used to fumigate soils and in many crops that also damages the ozone layer.
______ are used in fire extinguishers that are prohibited in many countries because of their ozone-depleting action.
The word "ozone" means this in Greek.
The loss of phytoplankton, the basis of the marine food chain, has been observed as the cause of the increase in ultraviolet ____________.
An increase in UV-B radiation implies the formation of ____ ______.
The Ozone layer depends on UV-C rays from this to replenish its self.
The less we use our cars, the less _________ we will emit into the atmosphere.
The ozone layer over _________ is very thin. It is sometimes called the "hole" in the ozone layer.
A landmark agreement to phase out those substances that deplete the ozone layer.

CLIMATE CHANGE Crossword

CLIMATE CHANGE Crossword
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Crossword
Description

The average weather for a region over a long time period
Water _____
A change in the quality of the environment that can adversely affect the heaalth of humans or other living organisms
The ___ Layer has holes in it due to global warming
___ ___ is another name for global warming
_____ energy: direct radiant energy from the sun
_____ dioxide is what we exhale
Process that occurs in living green plants where carbon dioxide is converted to oxygen
The mixture of gases surrounding the earth
_____ warming
_____ fuels
Planet _____ is heating up because of global warming
You can _____ a plastic bottle
_____ gases can cause global warming

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword

Layers of the Atmosphere Crossword
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Crossword
Description

the layer above the earth and is made of many gases,including oxygen and nitrogen
this is the layer closest to the ground where we live and this is where weather takes place
this layer contains ozone,which is a special layer of oxygen molecules and absorb harmful rays of sun
there is no ozone in this layer and its very cold
A region of the earth's atmosphere where ionization caused by incoming solar radiation affects the transmission of radio waves. It extends from a height of 70 kilometers (43 miles) to 400 kilometers (250 miles) above the surface
its made of light gases and the molecules are spaced farther and farther apart until they don't exist
is a measure of the force applied over a unit area
elevation above sea level or above earth's surface
colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere
the region of the stratosphere with the highest concentration of ozone molecules, which by absorbing high-energy solar ultraviolet radiation protects organisms on earth
Electromagnetic radiation that has a wavelength between that of visible light and that of X-rays
a gas that was once commonly used in various products (such as aerosols) but that is believed to cause damage to the ozone layer in the Earth's atmosphere
the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves
is the movement of something such as heat or electricity through a medium or passage

LAYERS OF THE ATMOSPHERE Crossword

LAYERS OF THE ATMOSPHERE Crossword
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Crossword
Description

This layer is where all weather happens
The envelope of gasses that surround the earth
The layer above the troposphere(50 km above the earth's surface)
This layer protects us from meteors & is also the coldest
This is where radio waves bounce back to earth's surface
This layer is located on the upper part of the thermosphere (satellites orbit here)
When force is applied to an object
The point/height of an object in relation to sea level and ground level
A colorless unstable gas with an odor(made up of 3 oxygen atoms
Protects the surface from sun's UV rays
Sunburn is caused by this
Saturated compounds of carbon used as refrigerants
the emission of energy as electromagnetic waves or as moving subatomic particles
the process by which sound waves travel through a medium

Global Warming Crossword

Global Warming Crossword
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Crossword
Description

An increase in Earth's Global Temperature
The most abundant gas in the air we breathe.
The trapping of heat in the atmostphere
Strong acids such as nitric acid or sulfuric acid that fall to earth
What happens to earth's average temperature due to the greenhouse effect?
Chlorine containing chemicals that cause the thinning of the ozone layer
Increasing amounts of this gas is associated with global warming
The main source of air pollution is the burning of
A haze of pollutants that hangs in the air above many cities
Depletion of this atmosphere layer increases Earth's exposure to UV radiation
The three invaluable resources are land, air, and ____________
True or false: acid rain can damage statues and destroy forests

Pollution Crossword

Pollution Crossword
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Crossword
Description

one of the leading causes towards he increase amount of non-point solution
example of point source solution
the source of pollution can be directly seen
leading cause of run-off
movement of water through soil and rock
can not directly see where the pollution is coming from
agricultural practices placing pesticides and it running off into groundwater
example of non-point source pollution from waterways
reaction of sunlight, nitrogen oxides, and VOCs; point source appears gray
nonpoint pollutant refering to the outflow of acidic water from mines
2012 oil spill in the gulf of mexico on BP operated ship
hazardous chemicals that had been buried in a canal, leaked into people's property and school yards
extremely damaging substance to human blood
wet/dry deposits of secondary pollutants onto earth surfaces
brown haze composed of sulfur dioxide, sulfuric acid, and suspended particles
pollution of water through air pollution
river in India polluted by trash and untreated sewage
mercury dumped in a body of water in Japan, leading to mental impairment, birth defects and death in humans
nations agree to cut CFC productionin half to recover ozone
the process by which something becomes impure, defiled, dirty, or otherwise unclean

Weather Terms Crossword

Weather Terms Crossword
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Crossword
Description

The layer of Earths atmosphere where weather occurs
The layer of Earths atmosphere that contains the ozone layer
The layers of Earths atmosphere are categorized according to
A tool used to measure air pressure
A large body of air that had the same characteristics throughout
An air mass that forms over an ocean
The amount of moisture in the air
Thunderstorms often occur with a ______ front
A large, spiraling storm that can be hundreds of miles across and can last for more than a week
The force of all the air pressure pressing on the earth
When a tropical storm becomes a hurricane, it is due to the change in
An Instrument used to measure the amount of precipitation
Measures wind speed
Measures how hot or cold it is
Horizontal movement of air from an area of H pressure to L pressure