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  Question 3 Answer C
the Greenhouse Effect
The main cause of climate change is:   c) the Greenhouse Effect

The so-called ‘greenhouse effect’ is not the major factor controlling our planet’s climate. Many media and politicians refer to ‘climate change’ and the ‘greenhouse effect’ as if they were synonymous. This is misleading because climate changes in cycles caused mainly by variations in the Sun's output and the Sun's position relative to the Earth. In addition they can cause cooling.


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