EVALUATE: 10-15 MINUTES
Justified True or False Statements
Justified True or False Statements provide a set of claims or statements that are examined by you. You are meant to draw on evidence from what you have learned to analyze the validity of the statements, and then describe the reasoning used to decide whether each claim is true or false.
Explain why you think each of the following statements is true or false. *NOTE* Please use grade appropriate spelling and grammar.
- El Nino is characterized by unusually cool temperatures along the equator in the Pacific.
- Hurricanes are not impacted by changes in our global climate.
- Coral cores are similar to tree rings in that each year of growth tells a story and provides scientists with historical data about weather and climate events.