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What is weather?

1.    Weather is the condition of the atmosphere at a particular time.

 

 

What is climate?

2.     

Factors that determine climate

 

 

3.     

Latitude

 

 

 

Prevailing Winds …………….

4.     

  1. Winds that blow over

 

           water have

 

  1. Winds that blow

 

            over land?

 

Mountain Winds

        5.

        What happens as the

 

         elevation increases

 

         on a mountain?

 

 

 

How does large bodies of

 

6.

Water affect climate?

 

 

 

 

 

What are the 3 Main biomes?

        7. Tropics: 0-23.5 N & S

 

             Temperate: 23.5 – 66.5 N & S

 

             Polar:   66.5 – 90 N & S

 

 

 

 

 Summary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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