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Unformatted text preview: Arid-very little precipitation throughout the year Figure 7.10 (pg 230-231) Cold air cannot have as much precipitation Climate Change Figure 3.1 (pg 84) C02 in ppm remained at a constant rate until the industrial revolution; this has resulted in a steady increase since 1850/1875 Watts per sq meter is the measurement for incoming solar radiation; Carbon Dioxide is one of the most influential radioactive effects Despite both cooling and warming effects, there is a substantial gain in warming factors. Mt. Pinatubo effect, volcano in Philippines, erupted in the 1980s, and cooled Earth’s temperatures for several years Negative Feedback loop: Positive Feedback loop:...
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- Spring '05
- line graph, Climate- dry summers, Arid-very little precipitation