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Geography
Course
GEG1301
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All Professors
Semester
Winter

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GEG 1301 Climate Classification and RegionalizationChapter 10Climate ComponentsInsolationTemperaturePressureAir massesPrecipitationClassification of Climatic RegionsEmpirical classificationoBased on grouping areas with similar statistical climate dataGenetic classificationoBased on knowledge of causative factorfor example the interaction of air massesis a genetic classification of climate The Koppen Climate Classification SystemSix major climate groupsClassified based on temperature precipitation andevapotranspirationoTropicaloDesertoMesothermaloMicrothermaloPolaroHighlandRegional Distribution of Climate TypesThe climate of a place is a function of controlling factors such asoLatitude influences solar intensity
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