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The Internet is an inexhaustible source of data on global climatic conditions.
|•||Conduct an investigation using online data sources and spreadsheets for data analysis.|
|•||Describe and explain the effect of changing latitude on local climatic conditions, particularly temperature.|
|•||Describe and explain the effects of altitude and proximity to water on local climatic conditions, particularly temperature.|
|•||Calculate the maximum and minimum elevations of the Sun above the horizon for any latitude.|
|•||Create and interpret line graphs of average monthly temperature over a wide range of geographic locations.|