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(i) Name the phenomenon which is caused due to increase in the temperature of the Earth.

(ii) Write any two harmful effects of it.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 29 Jul, 2016, 11:23: AM
Expert Answer

(i) Global warming

(ii) Harmful effects of global warming are:

  1. Increase in the temperature of the atmosphere of the Earth may result in melting of glaciers which leads to a rise in sea level, causing floods in coastal areas.
  2. Increased temperature will reduce the work efficiency of human beings.
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