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Studies by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have reported that, over the past five year period, melting Antarctic ice caps have contributed approximately 15% to the current global sea level rise of 2 mm per year.

a. If the total surface area of the oceans is 3.35 x 10^8 km^2 , what volume of water in km^3 melts from the Antarctic ice caps in a given year?

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