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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

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James Petersen
Publisher: CENGAGE L
ISBN: 9781133606536
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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

2nd Edition
James Petersen
Publisher: CENGAGE L
ISBN: 9781133606536

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With respect to incoming solar radiation, how are albedo and absorption related? Develop a mathematical relationship between these two processes. If the albedo of a grassy lawn is 23% and that of a blacktop driveway is 4%, what is the difference in the absorption between these two surfaces?

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