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Ch 21: Earth's Climate Systems

About This Chapter

Use our video lessons to review information about climate systems, including the how geography is a determinant of the seasons and the cycle of seasons in astronomy. Learn more about climate classifications here..

Earth's Climate Systems - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter look at topics such as how Earth's rotation and axis influences the seasons. Our instructors will explain why we have seasons and describe equinoxes and solstices. You'll also review climate classifications and where they are found. After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Describe the four seasons and explain what causes them
  • Analyze the cycle of seasons in astronomy
  • Name climate classifications and where they are located

You can study these lessons as your schedule permits, on a computer, tablet or smartphone. Every lesson includes a written transcript that lets you read along with the narrator. Short quizzes that accompany the lessons allow you to test your learning and see what areas need extra review.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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