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Homework Help: Earth Science Regents!!!

Posted by Laruen on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4:54pm.

Two students in different parts of New York State measure the altitude of Polaris is above the horizon. The student near New York City finds the angle to be 41 degrees. The student near Massena finds the angle to be 45 degrees. Which state is best supported by this information.

(1) The orbit of the earth is elliptical
(2) The surface of the earth is curved

I think is one. If I'm wrong please tell me why because I was having trouble in this question.

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