Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 18 - Chemistry of the Environment - Exercises - Page 804: 18.3e


Water vapors are most abundant in Region A and decrease with the increase in altitude. Hence region B and C will contain less water vapors. Concentration of CO2 increases with the increase in altitude. Hence Region B and C have more concentration of CO2.

Work Step by Step

Water vapors are dissociated by photodissociation while it has less effect on CO2.
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