GEO RVW TEST ONE 2-21

GEO RVW TEST ONE 2-21 - GEO REVIEW SESSION FOR TEST ONE...

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GEO REVIEW SESSION FOR TEST ONE - run off : when precipitation is greater than infiltration -mogian rim is transition from low elevation to high elevation. .why it produces lots of precipitation -picture of andes mountains: ocean-continent tectonic convergence -divergent plate boundary: plates go APART -picture of pahoehoe lava -lahars result from: ?? mud flow generated by a volcano ??? -mixing of hot gas and ash that becomes more dense than the surrounding air: pyrocrastic flow -ocean floor is a maximum of 200 mil yrs in age cuz: the ocean floor subducts during plate collisions (ocean crust constantly being recycled) _______________________________________________________________________ ___________________ REVIEW OF SLIDES: - what determines what type of element an atom is: number of protons -fusion nucleus of 2+ elements COMBINE -fission nucleus of an element break APART -why planets revolve around the sun in a plane and spin in same direction: ?? -protoplanet hypothesis: ? (1 or 2 questions) nebular hypothesis -the planets will have a really long elliptical orbit, if you were to capture a planet -earth is 4.6 bil years old -paleozoic, mesozic, Cenozoic: order of eras we’re in the quaternanry period, Holocene epoch
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2011 for the course GPH 23108 taught by Professor Brazel during the Spring '09 term at ASU.

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GEO RVW TEST ONE 2-21 - GEO REVIEW SESSION FOR TEST ONE...

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