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Teacher's weather sourcebook

Author: Tom Konvicka
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Teacher Ideas Press, 1999.
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Brimming with basic factual material on every topic associated with weather patterns, it combines information with inspiring activity ideas and helpful teacher tips. Thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and droughts are just some of the topics covered. The author also includes information about such current issues as global warming, air pollution, and acid rain. Along with factual material, the author  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Konvicka
ISBN: 0585257884 9780585257884 1563084880 9781563084881
OCLC Number: 40668271
Description: xvi, 321 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Pt. I. An Invitation to Atmospheric Science. Ch. 1. The Scope of Atmospheric Science. Ch. 2. Earth's Place in the Sun. Ch. 3. The Composition and Vertical Structure of Earth's Atmosphere. Ch. 4. The Ingredients of Weather. Ch. 5. The Atmosphere in Motion. Ch. 6. Probing the Atmosphere: Instruments, Equipment, and Observations. Ch. 7. The Precipitation Process. Ch. 8. Weather Systems. Ch. 9. Weather Forecasting. Ch. 10. Weather Sights and Sounds --
Pt. II. Special Topics in Atmospheric Science. Ch. 11. Earth's Climate System. Ch. 12. Thunderstorms. Ch. 13. Tornadoes. Ch. 14. Hurricanes. Ch. 15. Other Inclement Weather. Ch. 16. Anthropogenic Air Pollution. Ch. 17. Global Warming. Ch. 18. The Ozone Predicament. Ch. 19. Acid Deposition --
App. A. State Record High Temperatures --
App. A.̃ State Record Low Temperatures --
App. B. Climatological Profiles for Selected U.S. Cities --
App. C. Climatological Profiles for Selected International Cities.
Responsibility: by Tom Konvicka.

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