NEW YORK STATE REGENTS EXAMS
Part B–1 -
Answer all questions in this part.
36 The table below shows the duration of insolation at different latitudes for three different days during the year.
Which dates are represented most correctly by Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3, respectively?
Base your answers to questions 37
and 38 on the graph below, which
37 The graph indicates that years having the greatest number of sunspots occur
38 Which graph best represents the relationship between the number of sunspots and the amount of magnetic activity in the Sun?
39 A student performed a laboratory activity in which water was poured slowly into four cups containing equal volumes of loosely packed sediment samples, as shown in the diagram below. All particles were spherical in shape and uniform in size within a container. After the water level reached the surface of each sample, the student determined the amount of water that had been added.
The results of the activity should have indicated that approximately equal amounts of water were added to the cups of
40 The diagram below shows the apparent path of the Sun as viewed by an observer at a certain Earth location on March 21.
At which latitude is the observer located?