Circulation in the Atmosphere

Circulation in the Atmosphere

The atmosphere is made up of six circulation cells, three in each hemisphere, with low and high pressure zone at the boundaries between them.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How do changes in temperature and pressure cause air to move in Earth's atmosphere?
STANDARDS:
RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

3
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