Sedimentation

Sedimentation - Assessment Score Correctly Answered: 10.00...

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Assessment Score Correctly Answered: 10.00 out of a possible 10.00 (100.0%) Assessment Time: 8 minutes Question 1: The turbidity current created from the Great Banks earthquake in 1929 was noticed by scientists because of broken ______. Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •Telegraph lines Question 2: Oceanographers can use the fol owing variable(s) to describe ocean sediments in order to establish the distribution and age of sediments and piece together the history of an ocean basin: Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •al of the above Question 3: Which sediments would you expect to be more abundant in an of shore sample compared to a sample taken near the mouth of a river? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •b and d Question 4: As found in lab, what seems to be the most important factor control ing the celerity of a turbidity current? Type: Multiple Choice Your answer(s): •density Question 5: What is the relationship between sediment size and set ling velocity? Type:
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2012 for the course OCNG 252 taught by Professor Alexander during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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