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Greenhouse gases are best described as _______. a. the result of fossil fuel use b. gases that cause the greenhouse effect c. carbon dioxide and methane d. gases that trap energy from the sun in
Earth’s atmosphere
The accumulation of gases that cause the ... The levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have ... The effects of increasing levels of greenhouse gases on ... [ ] d. [ gases that trap energy from the sun in Earth’s atmosphere ]
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