Physics 6 Tutorial 11 - Global Temperature

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Summary

In this tutorial, we will study the greenhouse effect caused by greenhouse gases, and how it contributes to global warming.  We then go on to consider the power of the Sun and how energy is carried from the Sun to warm the Earth.  We then go on to consider the effect of global warming on sea-levels

 

Key Words

Stefan's Law, Wien's Law, Black body radiation, greenhouse effect, greenhouse gas, infra-red, global warming, sea-level rise, Archimedes Effect.

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Greenhouse Effect

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How the Sun Works

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Energy from the Sun

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Sea-level rise

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