chapter 4 vocab

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  1. dark colored surfaces
    absorb more light
  2. reflect more light
    light colored surfaces
  3. process where light bounces back from an object
    reflection
  4. produces a larger number of weaker rays, traveling in different directions
    scattering
  5. _____ is absorbed, scattered, and transmitted through the earth
    energy
  6. less total sunlight at high latitudes --> colder pole wards
    latitude
  7. temperature controls
    latitude and altitude

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chapter 4 vocab
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2015-10-06 01:09:45
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