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Chapter 9, Problem 25E
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Explain the natural greenhouse effect.

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The natural greenhouse effect is to be explained.

Concept introduction:

The greenhouse effect is a process in which heat is trapped by the atmospheric gases near the surface of the earth.

Deforestation contributes to the greenhouse effect as it increases the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, which is a major greenhouse gas.

Explanation of Solution

There are various gases in our atmosphere that allow visible light from the sun to pass through it. As the visible light strikes the surface of the earth, a part of it changes to infrared radiation. CO2 and H2

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