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Solution - Global Warming is Caused By'Greenhouse Effect'. Justify. - HSC Science (General) 12th Board Exam - Biology

ConceptGreenhouse Effect and Climate Change

Question

Global warming is caused by'greenhouse effect'. Justify.

Solution

Global warming is caused by the greenhouse effect:-

  • The heating of the Earth’s atmosphere due to trapped infra red rays reflected from the Earth’s surface by atmospheric gases is called the greenhouse effect.
  • An increase in the amount of carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere retains heat energy of the Sun and increases the Earth’s temperature. This results in global warming.
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 2014-2015 (March) (with solutions)
Question 2.3.1 | 2 marks

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