Misconception CLM086:

The number of hours of daylight a place receives changes over the course of the year because of changes in the how far the earth is from the sun (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

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Changes in the angle between earth’s axis and the sun cause the amount of time that sunlight can reach a place on earth to change over the course of a year.

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