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# Pressure and Density of the Atmosphere

## Temperature gradient is the change in temperature with altitude; air pressure changes with altitude and temperature.

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## Pressure and Density of the Atmosphere

How the pressure and density of the atmosphere varies.

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## Smoggy Sunsets

Students will determine the optimal conditions for a colorful sunset and the effect smog or other atmospheric changes can have on the color produced.

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Discover why elite athletes often train at higher altitudes.

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## Atmosphere: Pressure, Density, and Temperature Study Guide

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