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Learning Exercise

Material: Introduction to the Atmosphere
Submitted by: Dave Poodrty on Jun 30, 2005
Date Last Modified: Jun 30, 2005
Title: Model of atmospheric gasses
Description: This activity introduces students to the atmospheric differences between the three "sister" planets in a graphic and hands-on way. It is one of a few linked activity this site provides on this topic.
Type of Task: Student-centered, Supplemental activity, Team
Time Required 1 hr.
Topics: atmosphere, astronomy
Course: earth science
Audience: High School, Middle School
Prerequisites Skills: Reading of atmosphere compostion
Learning Objectives: Students should understand how gasses comprise different atmospheres surrounding earth and other planets.
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