Extended Response Questions for Test

Describe the difference between humidity and dew point.

 
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Describe the difference between humidity and dew point.
by Giulia Lee - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:14 PM
 

46....53...43

Dew point is the tempterature at which the air is saturated

Humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air.

Dew point is a temperature and humidity is an amount

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Re: Describe the difference between humidity and dew point.
by Ben Gericke - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:16 PM
 

3/4..what unit of measurement do we use for each?

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Re: Describe the difference between humidity and dew point.
by Giulia Lee - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:18 PM
 

humidity would be a percent and dew point degrees

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Re: Describe the difference between humidity and dew point.
by Ben Gericke - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:20 PM
 

Perfect...nothing else is needed.