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Unformatted text preview: 1 Final exams 8 AM lecture Tuesday Dec 8, 8 – 11 AM, Peterson 108 I do not give make-ups if you sleep through the exam. Set >1 alarm clock! 2 PM lecture Tuesday December 10, 3 – 6 PM Peterson 108 You must take your exam in the lecture for which you are registered Super Office hours Friday December 4 12 noon – 5 PM Pacific Hall 3500 Finals viewing Wednesday January 6 9 AM – 12 noon Muir Biology Building room 1129 Submit re-grades to TAs at that time Re-grade option – must write in pen, no white out Bring photo ID to final No cell phones, calculators, electronics at the final You will leave your bags in the front of the room Know your discussion section Final exam points (approximate!) 125 points – pre-midterm material (25%) 225 points – ecology lectures by Dr. Rypien (45%) 150 points – post-ecology material (30%) 500 points total Your exam grade will be posted on WebCT Your course grade will be given out by UCSD I can not change course grades for any reason other than mistakes in grading, and I have to justify any change. Overview – History of Life on Earth I. Fossils II. Geologic time scale III. Extinctions IV. Dating V. Fossil record VI. Continental Drift 2 II. Geological Time Scale : • Developed before Darwin • Based on distinctive fossil taxa • Originally based relative ages (younger rocks lie on top of older ones)...
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- Fall '08
- Paleozoic era, Extinction event, Cambrian