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Homework Assignments:Study QuestionsHess 12EditionthAnswer the following questions and submit them through Canvas.They come from the Study Questions sectionat the end of each chapter.Do not answer the questions from the Key Terms and Concepts section immediatelyabove the Study Questions section.Chapter 1, page 26, Due January 124. In terms of the change of seasons, explain the significanceof the tropic of Cancer, the Tropic of Capricorn, theArctic Circle, and the Antarctic Circle.6. What would be the effect on the annual march of theseasons if Earth’s axis was not inclined relative to theplane of the ecliptic?9. Why are standard time zones 15Eof longitude wide?Chapter 2, page 51, Due January 121. Why are there so many types of map projections?4. Isolines never just start or stop on a map – every isolinemust close on itself, either on or off the map.Why?5. A GPS receiver in your car simply calculates your currentlatitude and longitude.How can it use this basiclocational data to determine your speed and directionof travel?Chapter 3, page 73, Due January 191. What prevents the atmosphere form “escaping” into space?4. Why are you more likely to get out of breath more easilywhen hiking in the mountains than at sea level?
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