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ESNS 1101K -- Final Study Guide Lab Skills: Given data, generate various types of graph (scatter, pie, histogram) and use the graph to make predictions and conclusions. Use estimation methods to solve problems. Discuss the use of the scientific method in earth system science and distinguish it from other applications. Calculate albedo given luminescence of an object and aluminum foil
Discuss the relationships between albedo and temperature for a given object and for the earth
Interpret water quality data, knowing for each variable we studied (e.g., temperature conductivity etc.) whether higher or lower values indicate better water quality. Understand ocean circulation based on specifics of salinity
that the more salinity (parts per thousand ( 0 00 )), the more density (in g/cm ³ ) Weather: ENSO and ice core data analysis
Explain biomimicry and be able to “match” a technology with a natural image.
Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies. o Self-cleaning paint Lotus Flower. Why? Lotus flowers have a waxy surface that is rough, which makes it water repellent or hydrophobic.

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