Chapter 20 Section 1 Review Page 500. 1. Describe how water temperature affects the ability of the ocean water to dissolve gases. Warmer water is less able to dissolve gases than cooler water. (Think of a warm vs. cold soda). 2. Summarize how freezing and evaporation affect salinity.
(Think of a warm vs. cold soda)
8. Why would surface water in the North Sea be more likely to contain a higher percentage of dissolved gases than the surface water in the Caribbean Sea?