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Greenhouse gasses cause the suns energy to escape

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Greenhouse gasses cause the sun’s energy to escape into space Question 21 Global climate change can be harmful to children’s health, in particular by Expanding the range for disease carrying mosquitoes Question 22 Scientists believe that the rate at which climate is changing is: Dramatically increased due to human activity Question 23 Using ice core sampling as a way to measure atmospheric greenhouse gas levels, we can state that concentrations of carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide are now at levels that are unprecedented in the last: 800,000 years Question 24 The heat index combines temperature and humidity to determine how hot it feels. If average temperatures continue to rise, the number of days with a heat index above 100°F will Increase Question 25 Nitrous oxide has increased mainly as a result of agricultural activity in the form of Nitrogen based fertilizer and manure Question 26
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Which does NOT contribute to global warming? Land use Question 27 Climate science, like all science, is a process that All of the answers
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  • Spring '17
  • Carl bradshaw
  • Greenhouse gas

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