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Energy from the sun is transferred to earth through convection. true or false.

Karen Wright

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Bethany Evans on September 28, 2018

This is false. Convection is the process of moving the heat around for heating a liquid and let the fluid flow to another place. There is fluid in the space between the sun and us, so that convection and conduction too, are not possible. The only way for the light of the sun, the heat and the energy of X-rays to get here is by the process of RADIATION.

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