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Unformatted text preview: res on the solstices and equinoxes. The pictures were taken at noon with the camera looking east and are listed in chronological order. Nebraska Astronomy ClassAction Project Which picture was taken on the Summer Solstice? Monday, October 22, 12 Question: Which picture was taken on the Summer Solstice? Hint: This sequence of images was made by taking pictures on the solstices and equinoxes. The pictures were taken at noon with the camera looking east and are listed in chronological order. Answer: A and C are the solstices. A is the summer one. 15 Ques%on If the Sun rises directly east on the Autumnal Equinox (Sept. 21st), then three weeks later it will rise... A. North of east B. Directly east C. South of east Monday, October 22, 12 16 Question: If the Sun rises directly east on the autumnal equinox (Sept. 21st), then three weeks later it will rise... Answer :C We are between the autumnal equinox and the winter solstice, so the Sun will rise south of due east (but not as far south as on the winter solstice). How does the daily path of the Sun affect the weather? Summer: solar energy is concentrated Monday, October 22, 12 Winter: solar energy is spread out 17 How does the daily path of the Sun afect the weather? Two ways: The amount of direct sunlight The length of the day In summer, the Sun is high in the sky. Therefore, the sunlight strikes the ground more directly (closer to perpendicular), concentrating the Sun's energy. This concentrated energy results in greater heating and warmer weather. In the winter, the Sun i...
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