Ch 20: OAE Earth & Space Science: Climate & Climate Change

About This Chapter

This chapter's video lessons will allow you to revisit essential information about various climates and climate changes as you get ready for the OAE Earth and Space Science examination. Watch the lessons, then take the short quizzes that follow.

OAE Earth and Space Science - Climate and Climate Change - Chapter Summary

Use these video lessons to learn additional details about the main climates of the planet so that you can accurately answer relevant questions on the OAE Earth and Space Science examination. While you're reviewing this chapter, you'll reinforce your knowledge of the greenhouse effect and the Koppen Climate Classification system as well as the implications of rising sea levels. This chapter's material might help you to:

  • Categorize the Earth's major climates
  • Explore the circumstances that contribute to climate
  • Discuss the abiotic and biotic aspects of various climate regions
  • Define and compare El Nino and La Nina
  • Describe the effects of global climate change

The information in these educational video lessons is presented by knowledgeable teachers and professors. You'll be able to learn anywhere as long as you have access to Web-connected technology, and you can submit your climate-related questions to the experts. Prepare for the OAE Earth and Space Science examination by first completing the chapter's self-assessment quizzes and practice chapter examination.

OAE Earth and Space Science - Climate and Climate Change Objectives

Domain IV of the OAE Earth and Space Science examination consists of many of the subjects that are included in this chapter. Display your extensive knowledge of the climate and related topics in The Atmosphere, Weather and Climate domain, which adds up to 19% of the assessment score. The computer-based examination may take up to 180 minutes to complete. You must answer 150 multiple-choice questions in order to qualify for a science teaching endorsement.

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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