ConcepTest: Ocean Conveyer Belt Speed 1
Adding more salt to the North Atlantic Ocean would cause the global ocean conveyer belt to
a. slow down
b. speed up
c. undergo no change
No data yet. The correct response is b.
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References and Notes:
Resource TypeActivities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:
Grade LevelCollege Lower (13-14):
Ready for Use
Ready to Use
ThemeTeach the Earth:Teaching Environments:
Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:
Earth System TopicsOceans:
Currents, Tides and Circulation,