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1.list three greenhouse gases: carbon dioxide, methane, and water vapor.2.Which is the most important of these gases in terms of amplification of climate effects?
3.Describe how these gases act like a “thermal blanket.”4.Based on this statement, should change in Earth’s climate cause anxiety? If you answer,yes, please support your opinion with factual information. If you answer no, pleaseexplain why we should not worry. The Earth is experiencing too much heat emitting fromco2 gasses, causing the ice caps to melt and the sea-level rise.5.What are the main factors that affect Earth’s climate?6.We know from the relative amounts of 16O and 18O that global temperatures and globalclimate have changed over time. Why is it important for scientists to be able to explainhow they know that climate has changed over time and that they are able to repeatexperiments that support this information?7.
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Term
Winter
Professor
P. Pepe
Tags
Atmosphere, Precipitation

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