GCSE Earth and Space – The atmosphere

Last updated: 16/12/2020

Learning Objectives

-I can recall the approximate composition of air
-I can recall the properties, uses and test for oxygen
-I can recall the properties, uses and test for carbon dioxide
-I can recall the layers of the atmosphere
-I can describe the troposphere
-I can describe the stratosphere
-I can describe the mesosphere
-I can describe the exosphere
-I can recall the factors that affect the gases in the atmosphere
-I can recall that a barometer is used to measure atmospheric pressure