Flashcards in 7.6 Carbon Dioxide In The Atmosphere Deck (8)
Name 2 ways animals put carbon back into the atmosphere
Name the 5 main subjects in the carbon cycle
How does carbon go into fossil fuels in the cycle?
Burial and sedimentation of dead organisms
Which two subjects in the carbon cycle produce carbon through respiration?
Animals and plants
Name 3 ways carbon re enters the atmosphere in the cycle
•respiration from plants and animals
•decomposition of dead organisms
•combustion of fossil fuels
How does carbon get into the animals?
They eat the plants that contain carbon from photosynthesis
Name 2 processes that remove carbon from the atmosphere
•dissolved in oceans