Unformatted text preview: Weather and Climate- diff: time scale mean temp of Earth’s Surface change if each increase 1. Size and temp of sun increase 3. Rate at which Earth orbits sun no change 4. Distance from sun to earth no change but influcnce on seasons 5. reflectivity of earth’s surface decrease, less sun heat absorbed by planet 6. concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere 7. earth’s rate of rotation around its axis Increase earth’s ability to reflect sunlight: clouds, deserts, decrease earth’s ability to reflect sunlight: sea level...
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