science

Why does the first snow melt on the ground?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 42
  1. The ground retains heat and is warmer than the air at the beginning of winter.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. Snow

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Dulce

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    Part C Piles of snow on slippery roofs can become dangerous projectiles as they melt. Consider a chunk of snow at the ridge of a roof with a pitch of 21 degrees. If the edge of the roof is 11.0 above ground, what is the speed of

    asked by Anne on October 15, 2010
  2. physics

    Part B Piles of snow on slippery roofs can become dangerous projectiles as they melt. Consider a chunk of snow at the ridge of a roof with a pitch of 21. As the snow begins to melt, the coefficient of static friction decreases and

    asked by Anne on October 15, 2010
  3. MATH

    Use a proportion to solve the problem. Under typical conditions, 1 1/2ft of snow will melt to 2 in. of water. To how many inches of water will 3 1/4 ft of snow melt? Express your answer as an integer or mixed number.

    asked by Chayo on July 8, 2009
  4. Science

    The Air temperature is -2 degrees Celsius (28 degrees Fahrenheit) . Which statement correctly describes what happens to snow at this temperature? A. Snow Starts to melt. B. Snow remains frozen C. Snow changes to steam D. Snow

    asked by Anonymouse on March 16, 2018
  5. English 2b

    Read the paragraph. The snow began falling early in the morning. Tiny, weightless crystals. By early afternoon, the ground was covered with several inches of snow. Snow flurries continued throughout the day. When the evening came,

    asked by Ashley on July 1, 2014
  6. physics

    Piles of snow on slippery roofs can become dangerous projectiles as they melt. Consider a chunk of snow at the ridge of a roof with a pitch of 21. What is the minimum value of the coefficient of static friction that will keep the

    asked by Anne on October 15, 2010
  7. college

    Under typical conditions, 1 1/2 ft of snow will melt to 2 in of water. To how many inches of water will 4 1/3 ft of snow melt?

    asked by laura on October 29, 2010
  8. Algebra 9th

    There is currently 2 inches of snow on the ground in a certain Massachusetts city. Every hour, another 0.5 inches covers the ground. Model the total amount, T, of snow on the ground for h, the number of hours the snow has been

    asked by kylie on November 23, 2018
  9. MATH Help (NOT MULTIPLE CHOICE) PLZZ

    The O’Toole’s leave their house in Canada to vacation in Mexico for a week over winter break. In their absence, their house receives an average of 8 inches of snow per day each day during the seven-day period. However, the

    asked by YOLO on May 25, 2015
  10. Quantitative Reasoning

    How to figure out the word problem which states that under normal conditions, 1.5 feet of snow will melt into 2 inches of water. After a recent snowstorm,there were 4 feet of snow. How many inches of water will there be when the

    asked by LASAUNDRA on January 26, 2015

More Similar Questions