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Ozone Layer
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Physical Weathering
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Icebergs
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Erosion
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Water Cycle
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Nitrogen
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One-Fifth
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Amber
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What is the full name for CFCs?
Chlorofluorocarbons
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What substance, added to fog, makes smog?
Smoke
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Dunes
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