What is climate change?

What is climate change exactly? Why is it so important? Scroll down to see what climate change is all about!

Is climate the same as weather?

A few people think that climate is the same as weather. Actually, climate is different from weather. Climate is a place's average weather conditions over time and refers to long term changes, whereas weather refers to local conditions on a day-to-day basis. While weather is affected by temperature, humidity, and other such conditions, climate affects temperature, humidity, and other such conditions. 

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Causes of climate change

There are many causes of climate change. These are some of them:

-Deforestation
-Transport
-Fast fashion
-Waste
-Pollution

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Effects of climate change

There are many effects of climate change. Some of them are:

 

-Global warming

-More greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere

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Quiz

Q: What is the definition of climate in the text above?

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