Geological Sciences 100 Exam 1 topics

Geological Sciences 100 Exam 1 topics - Basic principles of...

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Geological Sciences 100 - topics for review prior to Exam 1 The exam will cover lecture, text, lab and film materials to-date Some key topics Structure of the Earth Basics of plate tectonics Earthquakes and volcanoes in plate tectonics Bulk chemistry of the Earth Age of the Earth Relative and absolute time
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Unformatted text preview: Basic principles of geologic reasoning The scientific method Chemistry of minerals Bonding Silicate structure Intrusive structures and mechanisms Bowens reaction series and diversity of igneous rocks Volcanic rocks and landforms Nature of magmas and igneous rock classification Intrusive rock bodies...
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