MYP 10
 
 


Unit 10.7: The atmosphere


Objectives

  • Know the composition of a clean atmosphere
  • Understand the relationship between anthropogenic pollution and air quality
  • Understand the fractional distillation of liquid air
  • Use the gas laws to make predictions
  • Use Avogadro's law to determine reacting gas quantities
  • Know the sources of pollutants
  • Know the effects of pollutants


E-assessement

B4: The atmosphere:

  • Characteristics of gases (pp 6-9)
  • Avogadro's law (pp76-7)
  • Gas laws (pp 6-9)
  • Atmospheric composition (pp 206)
  • Extraction of gases from air (pp 208-9)
  • Air quality (pp 210-1)
  • Emission and environmental implications
  • Gas pollution and microparticulates (pp 226)