Greenhouse effect - Reasons
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A) Even if you do not believe in the concept, describe the greenhouse effect
b) Name three gases that might be responsible for the greenhouse effect
The greenhouse effect is an increase in the temperature of a planet as heat energy from sunlight is trapped by the gaseous atmosphere.
Out of the incoming solar radiation, the reflected solar radiation accounts for 30% of the earth's total radiation: on average, 6% of the incoming solar radiation is reflected by the atmosphere, 20% is reflected by clouds, and 4% is reflected by the surface.
The remaining 70% ...
This solution provides a detailed explanation of the greenhouse gas effect and a list of the main gasses responsible for the effect.