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Unformatted text preview: 1 ATOC 1060: Review guideline for exam 2 Section 002; Spring 2008 NOTE: Two copies of the textbook are available as reserve material in the Math-Physics Library (in Duane, one floor up from the classroom) Exam 2 will cover the last portion of lecture 12 (geostrophic flow) and online lecture notes 13-17, which are chapters 4,5 and 6 of the textbook. These are the materials we cover after exam 1 up to the day of exam 2. You should review all materials in the lecture notes and the corresponding sections of the textbook. I will provide a guideline regarding what is required and what is not, and will also provide example questions. The exam, however, is not limited to these questions. The exam format is multiple choices. 1. Concepts You are not required to memorize the exact words and numerical values of the concepts we have covered, but you are required to fully understand them. For example: geostrophic balance, geostrophic wind, geostrophic currents, heat capacity, latent heat of vaporization, latent heat of fusion, evaporation,...
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- Spring '07
- Fluid Dynamics, Ekman, Physical oceanography, Thermohaline circulation, Geostrophic wind, Ekman transport