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ConcepTest: Tropic of Cancer Temperature and Precipitation
This Starting Point webpage describes a ConcepTest question that asks students to evaluate a graph and locate the point that represents temperature and precipitation at the Tropic of Cancer. This is a multiple choice question. The website includes the correct and typical student answers before and after discussion, additional notes and references regarding ConcepTests.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Assessment / Evaluation
    • Guide for instructor
Subject:
  • Climatology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-STARTINGPOINT-000-000-000-342
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Dr David Steer
University of Akron, Department of Geology

Author: Dr David McConnell
Department of Geology, University of Akron

Author: University of Akron ConcepTest Development Team
http://www.uakron.edu/colleges/artsci/depts/geology/index.php