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Elementary Oceanography (OCE1001) Study Questions #2 Fall 2011 These questions are based on class material, and chapter 16 (“The Oceans and Climate Change”) in Trujillo and Thurman (2011). 1. True/False: The Earth's climate system involves the exchange of heat and water among the atmosphere, hydrosphere, geosphere, biosphere, and cryosphere. 2. True/False: Feedback loops are the interactions among the Earth's five spheres that either reinforce or negate changes in climate. 3. True/False: There is a significant positive correlation with sunspot activity and mean global temperature. 4. True/False: Volcanic eruptions have no impact on global climate patterns, they only affect local climate. 5. True/False: Decrease of summer ice cover in the Arctic Ocean has had a significant impact on Arctic wildlife. 6. The zone in the ocean where sound can travel extremely long distances is called _____________. 7.
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