Test Your Knowledge About the Unit 8 Chapter

What is your name?

1. At which temperature and phase is water most dense at?

4 degrees celsius as a solid

4 degrees celsius as a liquid

4 degrees celsius as a gas

0 degrees celsius as a liquid

2. What is the total volume of voids(pores) in the ground is called?

impermeability

permeability

capillarity

porosity

3. Which statement is true about the porosity of three seperate containers containing different size beads, but the shape, density, and packing are the same.

porosity stays the same

porosity decreases as the beads increase in size

porosity increases as the beads increase in size

porosity increases as the beads decrease in size

4. What are the three processes in which energy travels?

conduction, radiation, and insolation

radiation, convection, and insolation

convection, conduction, and radiation

radiation, convection, and insolation

5. Terrestrial radiation consists of long-wave infrared radiation leaving the Earth. These long-waves are typically absorbed by greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere. What other term can always be associated with the long-wave infrared radiation?

heat waves

ultraviolet waves

visible light waves

radio waves