Unformatted text preview: o Appalachian highlands and different sections o Colorado plateau-sedimentary rock in south west-grand canyon is main feature-arid & Columbia plateau- large basaltic flow o Cascades-volcanic mountains o Primary characteristics of the western mountains- plate tectonics o Athens/Atlanta are on the piedmont o Fall line between apt mtns and coastal plains o Columbus, Augusta, Macon located on the fall line o Look up how grand canyon was formed o Dif between inner and outer planets- small vs big, rocky, gaseous, dwarf planet=Pluto… basically know bold prints on planets o What types of geomorphic processes are common on the inner planets o Over 80% of surface volcanic- inner planet of venus o Between Earths moon and mercury what makes them similar… water glaciers and wind erosion has not happened. o Dominant process on mars- dust storms/wind also has largest volcano in solar system o 8-10 slides from last block of material...
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- Spring '08
- Solar System, Planet, Volcano