why is it warmer at the equator than the poles


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Why is the Earth generally warmer at the equator than at the poles?

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Because of the earths curve and temperature. The temperature in an area depends on the amount of the Sun's energy reaching the surface in that area. The equator tilts closer to the sun than the poles do. I hope this helps!

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