The Cryosphere

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  • Created on: 18-05-16 13:18

1. What two ways does sea level relate to global temperature change?

  • Melting of glacier increasing sea level rise and meltwater from the drainage of glaciers
  • Melting of grounded ice and thermal expansion
  • Sea level rise and flooding
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2. Which of the following is a location where mountain glaciers are found?

  • South Asia
  • Central Europe
  • Central America

3. How much of the world freshwater is contained in the icesheets?

  • >99%
  • >89%

4. Where are the ice sheets found?

  • Artic
  • Antarctica and Greenland
  • New Zealand and Scandinavia
  • Central Europe

5. How long must ice exist before it is considered to be permefrost ?

  • 2 years
  • 5 years
  • 1 year
  • 3 years

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