Layers of the Atmosphere

Danielle, Inna and Kelsey

What was the Early Atmosphere of Earth like? (composition)

The early atmosphere of Earth was composed of Nitrogen, Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide, Helium, Argon and Methane.

What is the Composition of Today's Atmosphere (two main elements)

The two main elements of todays atmosphere are Nitrogen and Oxygen.

Which Layer of the Atmosphere is where Weather and Clouds Occur?

They layer of the atmopshere where weather and clouds occur is the troposphere.

Which Layer of the Atmosphere is where the Jet Stream and Ozone Layer are?

The ozone layer and jet streams are found in the stratosphere, the second lowest layer of the atmosphere.

The Ionosphere and Exosphere are both Contained in which Layer?

The exosphere and ionosphere are found in the thermosphere, the highest layer of the atmosphere.

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