Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 48 - Self-Quiz - Page 883: 7


a. increase skin cancers

Work Step by Step

Increasing the size of the ozone hole would lead to an increase in the incidence of skin cancers. The ozone layer protects humans from ultraviolet radiation, which is one of the major causes of skin cancer.
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