Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 16 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 26


With no greenhouse effect at all to hold in some terrestrial radiation, the Earth would become very cold. Models suggest an average temperature of about $-18^{\circ}C$.

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