Unformatted text preview: km above sea level increase or decrease , and by approximately how much? ( Hint: Assume atmosphere is isothermal and in hydrostatic balance ) 4. (Hartman) Explain why the North Polar temperature inversion is present in winter but not in summer? ( Figure 1.4 ) 5. Estimate the change in sea level if the Antarctic and Greenland ice sheets melt. List all assumptions that you make. (Use Table 1.4 )...
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