Introduction to The Atmosphere and Air Pollution

Earth's atmosphere includes several layers. Photo courtesy of kevindooley/Flickr. 

During this week in Earth's Systems, you will be introduced to the Earth's atmosphere. You will learn about how Earth's atmosphere can be divided into layers based on temperature variations. You will also learn about how density and air pressure change throughout these atmospheric layers. You will also explore common types of air pollution that are of global concern.

Please note, you have 2 quizzes and 1 assignment due this week. All week 6 work is due on Monday, March 5th but accepted for credit until Monday, March 12th at 9am. 
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