Study Guide1 - Study Guide Geology 112 Exam#1 Section 1 and...

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Study Guide Geology 112 Exam #1 Section 1 and 2: March 3 rd Section 3 and 4: March 1 st Advise: review notes; read book; and answer the appropriate questions in the back of each chapter. Exam will consist of 50 multiple choice questions. Figure numbers are taken from the 7 th edition. Information may occur in the 2 nd chapter in earlier editions. Chapter 2:~30% of exam o Energy sources of the Earth o Origin of the Sun and Planets o Fusion: definition Sun formation o Formation of the Earth o Formation of atmosphere and water on Earth o The layered Earth: figure 2.10: order of layers and compositions o Figure 2.11: two types of crust (composition and characteristics); lithosphere asthenosphere o Elastic, ductile versus brittle o Isostasy o Internal sources of energy o Convection o Age of Earth o Gravity: definition; influence on solar system, and Earth evolution: o Processes of construction versus destruction o Uniformitarianism o Questions for review: 1-4; 7, 8, 15-17
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