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What roles do the sun and Earth's oceans play in our environment?


temperature and precipitation in an area


all of the water on Earth


the layers of gases that surround the Earth


climate at a particular TIME and PLACE


(Air, Ocean, Convection) a large stream of moving water or air


any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's surface


when water vapor becomes liquid


liquid water escapes into the air as vapor


a type of heat transfer in which heat moves in a fluid in s circle

Heat Transfer

the act of heat moving from one object to another

Thermal Equilibrium

when at least two substances reach the same temperature over time through heat transfer


the energy transferred from a hotter object to a cooler object


a measure of heat

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