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What are some advantages and limitations of using computer models?

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Computer models help us simulate a real life situation or process with some built-in assumptions (that is, the model is a simplification and works under certain assumptions). A model will help us study the effect of changes in some of the variables, without carrying out changes in the actual physical environment. For example, we can study how weather patterns may change with slight changes in wind velocity using weather models, instead of actually doing measuring variations out there in the...

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