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Exam 1 Review Sheet Geology 100 Note: Everything on the exam comes from the lectures. This is to help you make an outline, although it may contain some omissions. You are allowed to bring in one 5” x 8” index card with only hand written information on it. You can use both sides of the card. Introduction Catastrophism vs. Uniformitarianism age of Earth, Nebula Hypothesis, nebula, our solar ssytem divisions of earth’s interior and their major properties (e.g. magnetic field) properties of lithosphere vs. asthenosphere; oceanic crust vs. continental crust scientific method Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics continental drift, Alfred Wegener, Pangaea, evidence for Pangaea, date of breakup types and examples of plate boundaries; defining characteristics of each boundary sea-floor spreading - Harry Hess, convection cells, hot spots paleomagnetism, magnetic striping and reversals, age of ocean continental rifting and formation of new oceans Minerals Definition; types of bonding: ionic vs. covalent; polymorph
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course SCIENCE 460:100 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

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