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Unformatted text preview: Latitude Rotation Orbit Global patterns of air movement Winds move from west to east Weather systems move from west to east across country Wind takes place above earth, and the earth spins underneath What causes currents: Salinity Page 2 Gasses in the atmosphere also affect temperature Greenhouses gases (come from burning fossil fuels) Land topeagraphy: As you go up - temperature increases, vegitation zones change...
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- Spring '11
- burning fossil fuels, temperature Greenhouses gases