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Chapter 11, Problem 18E
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What are the four major sections of the atmosphere? What happens in each of these sections?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The four major sections of the atmosphere and the phenomena which happen in each of those sections are to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

The Earth is surrounded by a layer of gases called the atmosphere.

The atmosphere consists of different sections along the altitude.

Explanation of Solution

The troposphere is the lowest section, and is closest to the Earth. It contains mountains and all the weather-related phenomena, such as clouds and rain, occur in this section.

The stratosphere is the region above the troposphere. It contains ozone that protects the Earth from ultraviolet radiations...

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