Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 18 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 15


The adiabatic form of the first law of thermodynamics, as applied to meteorology, states that air temperature rises as pressure increases. It also states that air temperature falls as pressure decreases.

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