Greenhouse Effect Quiz
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Greenhouse Effect Quiz

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What is the main cause of the greenhouse effect on a planet?

Planets emitting longwave radiation

Which statement best describes the role of greenhouse gases in the greenhouse effect?

They absorb longwave radiation from planets

What would happen if there were no greenhouse effect on Earth?

The average surface temperature would decrease significantly

What has contributed to the increase in greenhouse gases in the atmosphere?

<p>Burning of fossil fuels</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why do the wavelengths of radiation emitted by the Sun and Earth differ?

<p>Difference in surface temperatures</p> Signup and view all the answers

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