Lab8GeologicRates[1]

Lab8GeologicRates[1] - QUIZ! Youhaveaquiz

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QUIZ! You have a quiz –  Do you know how to use the principles of relative  age dating to date rock layers? Do you remember how to determine radial and  bilateral symmetry?  From a vertical sequence of rocks, can you tell if  the sea level was rising or falling?
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RATES OF  GEOLOGI PROCESS ES LAB 8
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RATES a ratio between two  measurements, often with  different units Rate = Distance / Time Rate = Distance / Time
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Geologic Processes External –    occur on the surface of the earth Sedimentation – accumulation of sediments Erosion – removal of sediments Internal –  driven from the Earth’s interior – Plate  Tectonics Faulting Earthquakes Volcanoes Uplift and subsidence 
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EXTERNAL PROCESSES Erosion Removal of weathered  materials Removal wind, water, or ice Sedimentation Deposition of weathered  material Sediment- small pieces  of rocks and minerals Transported  wind, water, or ice Depositional  Environments
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course EES 106 taught by Professor Staceyhundley during the Winter '11 term at Wright State.

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