Misconception WCM096:

It is colder in the winter than in the summer at a given place because sunlight is cooled by cold air in the winter (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

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WC034002

It is colder in the winter at a given place than in the summer because sunlight reaches that place at a smaller angle in the winter.

15%