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In the section on "Ranking Task: Understanding the Greenhouse Effect in Planet Atmospheres," the first question asks about wavelengths of light and the emission of different types of light by Earth.
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Unformatted text preview: Earth emits mostly in the infrared, so rank that kind the highest. Rank the other three at the same level below that. Earth emits basically zero UV, visible, or X-ray light....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2009 for the course AST 2002 taught by Professor Britt during the Fall '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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