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Chapter 14: Geology and Earth Resources
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14.1 Earth Processes Shape Our Resources Earth is a dynamic planet Tectonic processes reshape continents and cause earthquakes and volcanoes
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The Solid Earth
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Global Earthquakes
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Global Volcanoes
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The Earth’s Plates
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The Plate Tectonics Model
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Global Plate Motions
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14.2 Rocks And Minerals The Rock Cycle Creates And Recycles Rocks Weathering And Erosion Wear Down Rocks
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The Rock Cycle
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14.3 Economic Geology And Mineralogy Metals are essential to our economy What Do You Think? Should We Revise Mining Laws? The Mining Law of 1872 Nommetallic minerals include gravel, clay, sand, and salts
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Bingham Canyon Pit, Utah
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Bingham Canyon
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Everything in Mines is Big
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Everything in Mines is Very Big
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My Truck Can Eat Your Truck
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Where Are They Now? The Krupps
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Taconite Pelletizer
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Taconite Pellets
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Taconite Pellets
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Smelter, Sudbury, Ontario
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“Superstack” , Sudbury, Ontario: Once 1% of the entire planet’s sulfur emissions – 40,000 tons/day
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Slag Pouring, Sudbury, Ontario
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