Lecture 5 - Quote of Day Keep away from people who try to...

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Quote of Day Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. (Mark Twain) http://www.famous-quotes-and-quotations.com/
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Chapter 2 Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics
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Most important evidence in development of plate tectonics theory include…. . 1. jigsaw fit of continents 2. distribution of mountain ranges 3. distribution of animal and plants 4. distribution of climate belts (e.g., glacial tills, coal) 5. distribution of earthquakes 6. distribution of volcanoes 7. paleomagnetic data (constrains latitude of continent) 8. paleomagnetic data (seafloor spreading) 9. …
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7) Paleomagnetic data (constrains latitude of continent) Magnetized minerals (e.g., magnetite) in rocks point toward magnetic north and south poles http://www2.vscc.cc.tn.us/svinson/geo1 00/library/minerals/large/magnetite.jpg Magnetite mine in Russia http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/eurocarb/ pictures/finland/images/kola.jpg http://www.briski.us/Backpacking/gear/compass.jpg
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is very similar to a bar magnet. (Magnetic filings
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course EAS 101 taught by Professor Kirschner during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.

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Lecture 5 - Quote of Day Keep away from people who try to...

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