Distinguished – Tables 1 through 4 were fully completed using data generated from the simulator.
Describes What Would Happen to the Atmospheric Carbon Levels if Only Half of the Terrestrial Plants in the World Existed in 2100 Due to Deforestation and Why
Distinguished – Thoroughly describes what would happen to atmospheric carbon levels if only half the terrestrial plants in the world existed in 2100 due to deforestation. Provides rationale for description provided.
Describes Which Pool(s) Show a Decline in Carbon Between 2000 and 2100 and Why.
Distinguished – Accurately describes which pool(s) show a decline in carbon between 2000 and 2100 and provides rationale for the description.
Describes the Relationship Between an Increase in Fossil Fuel Consumption and Increased Carbon in Terrestrial Plants, and How This Might Change Flora Populations
Distinguished – Thoroughly describes the relationship between fossil fuel consumption and increased carbon in terrestrial plants and discusses how this might change flora populations.
Describes the Relationship Between an Increase in Atmospheric Carbon Concentration and Increased Carbon in the Ocean Surface and How this Might Change Marine Life Populations
Distinguished – Thoroughly describes the relationship between an increase in atmospheric carbon concentration and increased carbon in the ocean surface; also discusses how this might change marine life populations.
Describes Which Parts of the Cycle Have Improved their Carbon Levels in Comparison to Previous Data and How these Improvements Might Alter the Environment