Problem: Which process plays the most important role in the greenhouse effect?A. Energy from the sun is reflected back into the atmosphereB. Energy from the sun is absorbed by the earthC. Energy from the sun is absorbed by the atmosphere

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We're being asked to determine which process plays the most important role in the greenhouse effect.

Greenhouse effect

• greenhouse gases absorb infrared radiation from the sun

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Which process plays the most important role in the greenhouse effect?

A. Energy from the sun is reflected back into the atmosphere

B. Energy from the sun is absorbed by the earth

C. Energy from the sun is absorbed by the atmosphere

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