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Unformatted text preview: Evidence for early plate tectonics Focus vs. epicenter How to locate an earthquake Types of faults and their motions Associations with plate boundaries 3 scales for measuring earthquakes Factors that increase earthquake damage Damage not caused by shaking itself Forecasting vs. predicting What is a mineral? Properties used to identify minerals Polymorphs Most abundant type of Earth minerals Mineral formation Value vs. abundance How to form an igneous rock Classification of igneous rocks Where igneous rocks form Magma differentiation Igneous bodies...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course SCIENCE Planet Ear taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '10