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1

Geostrophic model: can be calculated from balance between what?

PFG and CF

2

1 Pascal =

1kg per m per s^2

3

1 hPa = ?? pascals

100

4

Geostrophic model: In equation ♣p / ♣x = ẟ x f x v

What does each component of the equation stand for?

♣ = triangle

♣p = change of pressure
♣x = change of distance

ẟ = density of air
f = coriolis parameter / flux
v = velocity

5

What is pressure gradient's physical unit?

Pascals per metre

6

The ♣p sign in a geostrophic model can be roughly calculated (if stuck) using what?

High Pressure (1030) - Low Pressure (1010)

7

Energy balance model: How many kelvins in 0 degrees celsius?

273.15