W10_103_9b_Proterozoic

W10_103_9b_Proterozoic - Proterozoic Making the Modern...

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Proterozoic Making the Modern World 2500-543 Myrs Era Age (Myrs) Epoch 0.01 Holocene 1.8 Pleistocene 5.3 Pliocene 23.8 Miocene 33.6 Oligocene 54.8 Eocene 65 Paleocene 144 206 248 290 323 354 417 443 490 543 2500 3800 P r e c a m b r i a n P h a n e r o z o i c Eon Proterozoic Archean Hadean Period Quaternary Tertiary Neogene Paleocene Mississippian C e n o z o i c M e s o z o i c P a l e o z o i c Cretaceous Jurassic Age of the Earth 4600 Myrs (4.6 Byrs) Source: Geological Society of America (1999) Geologic Time Scale Devonian Silurian Ordivician Cambrian Triassic Permian Pennsylvanian 2500 Myr 1600 Myr 1000 Myr
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Precambrian Rocks of the Proterozoic & the Stories They Tell
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Anatomy of a Continent Orogenic (Mobile) Belt Basement Rock Precambrian Cratons: Shields and Platforms
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Cratons Shields And Platforms Canadian Shield
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Orogenic (Mobile) Belts Orogenies = Mountian Building Events Caused by: 1. Collision - Fold and Thrust Mountains
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Orogenies = Mountian Building Events Caused by: 2. Subduction - Volcanic (Arc) Mountains
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This note was uploaded on 01/11/2012 for the course GEO 103 taught by Professor Robviens during the Winter '10 term at Bellevue College.

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