Thermal inversions and photochemical smog

where are thermal inversions likely to happen and why?
where is photochemical smog likely to happen and why?

Thermal inversion is likely to happen in a valley. The mountains can sort of act like a boundary trapping in warm air over the cooler air. As for photochemical smog, it is likely to happen in a city because there are more cars and air pollutants being released into the air. I hope that answers your question! Here is a study guide that talks about thermal inversion that might help: https://app.fiveable.me/apes/unit-7/thermal-inversion/study-guide/ce59eexgwIH6eJTg5c3s

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