9780470462430

Geoscience Laboratory Manual, 5th Edition

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  • ISBN13:

    9780470462430

  • ISBN10:

    0470462434

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Loose-leaf
  • Copyright: 1/1/2009
  • Publisher: WILEY

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Summary

The fifth edition has been updates includethe replacement of all 23 air-photo stereograms with Google Earth images. Within this manual, questions are highlighted and embedded within the text, creating a dialog format and an inquiry-based learning environment. Little or no lecture is required to get students started on the exercise du jour. Minimal introductory narrative text precedes questions. Helpful hints accompany questions that some students might find difficult. All 23 air-photo stereograms have been replaced with Google Earth images. Every exercise includes real-world case histories of topical events. 76 full-color photographs of rocks and minerals in galleries organized as are cl Uncluttered two-color line art Questions are highlighted and embedded within the text. Structured answer pages and answer key assist students in completing graphics wi

Table of Contents

Geologic Time
Maps
Minerals
Igneous Rocks
Sedimentary Rocks
Metamorphic Rocks
Weathering
Plate Tectonics
Earthquakes
Geologic Structures and Maps
Streams and Rivers
Groundwater
Slopes and Subsidence
Glaciers
Deserts
Coastal Processes and Problems
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