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Climate Zones & Ocean Currents

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Climate Zones & Ocean Currents

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  • Climates are the result of the unequal heating and cooling of the Earth.
  • Circulation of the atmosphere moves a lot of thermal energy around the globe.
  • Circulation of water in the ocean (ocean currents) can also influence regional climates.

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Level 1

What keeps the Earth's equator from getting hotter and hotter?

Level 2

Why is the climate colder the further you get from the equator?

Level 3

What is the global ocean conveyor belt? Explain how it affects the climate of Europe.