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FALL 2010---INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY--- GEOL 107 Study Guide #6---Prof. W. Berelson Note: these guides are designed to help you decide what’s important to know from the lecture and book material. They may not cover every single topic I might ask about on an exam, but they cover most topics. To study for exams, use this guide, use notes from class, use textbook. -The hydrologic cycle is called a ‘cycle’ --- why? -What is the largest reservoir of water other than the ocean? -How does water leave the ocean? -Draw a picture of the H 2 O molecule, label the + and – sides. -Why does light of different wavelengths penetrate the ocean to different depths? -What color light penetrates the ocean to the greatest depth? -Name 6 major ions dissolved in sea water -Chemicals are added to the ocean, chemicals are removed from the ocean, this also constitutes a ‘cycle’, T or F? Name two major mechanisms that add chemicals to the ocean. -Define residence time.
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