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1º de ESO Geography and History


Climate Unit THE CLIMATE-Index

WEATHER and CLIMATE

THE ATMOSPHERE

ELEMENTS OF CLIMATE

CLIMATE FACTORS

CLIMATES OF THE WORLD

CLIMATE REPRESENTATION

Mind maps MIND MAPS

Mapa conceptual Earth planet mind map

Glossary GLOSSARY

Interactive exercises EXERCISES

Links LINKS

Keywords KEYWORDS

Printing document Exercise: English-SpanishPrinting document Exercise: Spanish-English

Usual English phrases USUAL PHRASES


Geography Unit THE EARTH PLANET

Relief Unit RELIEF

Prehistory Unit PREHISTORIC LIFE

Egypt Unit EGYPT


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They are high and low pressure.  The existence of permanent centers of action on Earth determines the different types of climate.


In the equatorial zone, low pressure zones are predominant.
In tropical zones, there is a band of anticyclones. In the latitudes bordering the temperate and polar climates there is a strip of low pressure and in the poles there are anticyclones. 
High and low pressure
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Global circulation
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Atmospheric circulation. Animation Enlarge animation
Source: http://whs.moodledo.co.uk/

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