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which statement best explain wy the greenhouse effect incrases earth's average temperature?
a. CO2 has a high latent heat
b. less infrared raditon escapes to outer space.
c. More incoming solar radation is aborbed by the atmosphere.
d. less incoming solar radiation is reflected by the atmosphere

I guessed c. Is that correct?

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    b. is the best answer.

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