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Conceptual Physics | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321909107 | Authors: Paul G. Hewitt ISBN: 9780321909107 29

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Problem 25E

Iceland, so named to discourage conquest by expanding empires, is not at all ice covered like Greenland and parts of Siberia, even though it is not far from the Arctic Circle. The average winter temperature of Iceland is considerably higher than it is in regions at the same latitude in eastern Greenland and central Siberia. Why is this so?

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Solution 25E Step 1 Iceland is a terrain where the volcanic activity is high. Geysers are also present in Iceland. Since the volcanic activity is high, the climate will be warm due to the exhaust gas from the inner parts of earth. The warm geysers...

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Textbook: Conceptual Physics
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Author: Paul G. Hewitt
ISBN: 9780321909107

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